University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-22-76B
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Sherbro Island
Height: 9cm
Outside Diameter:15.5cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937


For cooking. Made of dark reddish clay. Originally had two handles, one broken off. Pottery used in Sherbro Island is made on this Mainland, chiefly on the Bum River.

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