Water Container


From: Fiji Islands

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 2003-82-466
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Fiji Islands
Section Oceanian
Materials Ceramic | Glaze
Technique Glazed

Water container with four round connected vessels. Two arching handles, with round hole where they cross. Large hole for filling on side of one vessel, small hole for drinking on opposite side. Decorated with lines of small round lumps, around the circumference of vessels, along tops of handles. Above lines of lumps on vessels parallel bands of cross-hatching.

Height 17.5 cm
Width 18 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1993.X.457 - Other Number

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