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Ceremonial Ewer

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Object Number:29-130-26
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Date Made: 15th Century - 1904
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1904
Section:Asian
Materials:Brass
String
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Camel
Bird
Human Figure
Height: 35.88 cm
Length: 30.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Ceremonial Ewer. Painted brass. Camel carrying pack with covered bowl on top crowned by a bird; human figure serves as handle. String used to indicate tying on of pack and piece of string for leading the camel.

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