University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 42-21-289B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Kimbundu
Provenience: Angola
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Technique:Woven
Credit Line:Gift of Percy C. Madeira Jr., 1942
Other Number469 - Other Number

Description

Twined: 2-coil. Four-lobed, annular foot, supporting flat base, from center of which rises hexagonal body, slightly offset just above base and becoming circular at mouth, which has short inset rim over which dome-like cover fits. Black decoration of diamonds and triangles. Broken and mended.


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