University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2013-20-42
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sawos
Provenience: Papua New Guinea
East Sepik Province
Aibom
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Clay
Height: 10 cm
Outside Diameter:29.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of David C. and Karina Rilling, 2013

Description

Round, relatively thin-walled bowl. On outside incised designs consisting of five vertical ellipses, below and between which are curved spaces with rows of punctate dashes. Center area greyish white. Inside mostly black. Broken and mended. Eating bowl used as a sago storage pot lid.


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