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Title

Cooking pot

collected 1968

Artists

Unknown Artist

No image
  • Details

    Other Title
    Pot
    Place where the work was made
    Unantu Kainantu Eastern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea
    Cultural origin
    Agarabi (Agarabe) people
    Date
    collected 1968
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    earthenware, blackened, red earth pigment, incised decoration
    Dimensions
    34.0 cm height :

    0 - Whole, 34 cm (13 3/8")

    0 - Whole, 20 cm, diameter at neck of pot

    Credit
    Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    748.1979
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  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

    • 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.