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Water Container

Object Number:2003-82-465
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Fiji Islands
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Ceramic
Glaze
Technique:Glazed
Height: 10 cm
Length: 19 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1993.X.458 - Other Number

Description

Water container with three pointed ovoid connected vessels. Pottery, with dark brown shiny glaze. Arching handle with two round holes. Large hole on side of one vessel (for filling), small hole opposite (for drinking). Decorated with lines of raised bumps and incised zig zags and cross-hatching.

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