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Pottery

Pot

Jar

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Object Number:
8735
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Fang
Provenience:
Gabon
Section:
African
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
5 whole and 5 fragmentary water jars. Coarse brown ware burnt black on outside; vegetable varnish; pitch in interior. Globular body with flat or concave base; short neck. Incised band on shoulder. Four have palm leaf stoppers. Hand-made by women.
Credit Line:
Gift of Rev. Dr. Robert Hamill Nassau

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