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Title

Cooking pot

collected 1968


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.