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Title

Cooking pot


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Pot


Date

collected 1968


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

earthenware, blackened, red earth pigment, incised decoration


Dimensions

34.0 cm height :

0 - Whole; 34 cm; diameter at neck of pot

0 - Whole; 20 cm


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

748.1979



Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Margaret Tuckson and Patricia May, The traditional pottery of Papua New Guinea, 'Madang Province', pg. 162-205, Kensington, 1982. For general information about Agarabi pottery, see pg. 158-160.

Virginia Watson, Southwestern Journal of Anthropology, 'Pottery in the Eastern Highlands of New Guinea', pg. 121-28, United States of America, Summer 1955. General article about pottery production in the Agarabi-speaking and Kamano-speaking communities of the Eastern Highlands.