University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2013-20-40
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sawos
Provenience: Papua New Guinea
East Sepik Province
Aibom
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Clay
Height: 44.45 cm
Outside Diameter:45.72 cm
Credit Line:Gift of David C. and Karina Rilling, 2013
Other Number:A-24 - Collector Number

Description

Short globular pot with slightly flaring rim. Terracotta with extensive smudged areas from firing. At the shoulder four projecting lug handles, with small molded circles between them. Below, a wavy raised band of overlapping finger impressions. Another band of overlapping finger impressions just under the rim, which is thick and uneven.


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