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Cooking Pot

Native NameKenti
Object Number:65-10-180
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 23.5 cm
Outside Diameter:30 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

Reddish brown ware with black smudges; partially smoothed; wide neck slightly narrowed; flaring rim; bttom rounded; interior partially blackened; rather small type of cooking vessel. Used for cooking meat or manioc.

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