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Title

Pot

collected 1966


Artists

Unknown Artist


About

This pot was collected by Stan Moriarty at Okapa, in the Eastern Highlands, in 1966.

It is restricted in form with a direct rim, ovoid belly and rounded base. The vessel is blackened inside and out and decorated with a pale red natural pigment band around inflection point below rim and two white natural pigment bands running from lip to lip crossing base of vessel.

There is a crack running from rim to belly with a larger loss on belly of vessel, and small chips along the rim of vessel.


Details


Date

collected 1966


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

earthenware, pale red and white natural pigments


Dimensions

21.0 cm bowl rim (diam.); 16.0 cm bowl height :

0 - Whole; 21 cm; diemeter of rim at widest point

0 - Whole; 16 cm; height of bowl from base to rim


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

750.1979



Place

Where the work was made
Okapa District