University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-22-76A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bolom
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Sherbro Island
Section:African
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 17.5cm
Outside Diameter:18.5cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937

Description

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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