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Title

Kamana (Eating bowl)

collected 1960s

Artists

Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Other Title
    Food bowl
    Place where the work was made
    Middle Sepik River East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea
    Cultural origin
    Sawos people
    Date
    collected 1960s
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    earthenware, chip-carved
    Dimensions
    29.8 cm bowl rim (diam.); 13.5 cm bowl height :

    0 - Whole, 29.8 cm, diameter of rim at widest point

    0 - Whole, 13.5 cm (5 5/16"), height of bowl from base to rim

    Credit
    Gift of Margaret Olley 1984
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    327.1984
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

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  • About

    The design on this clay eating bowl represents earth worms.

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

    • Margaret's Gifts, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 04 Jan 2020–22 Mar 2020

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications