Clay vessel in form of chicken; painted in orange and shades of red with black and white painted lines as feathers. Raised protrusion with hole on back, painted silver, blue and yellow. Hole also underneath tail. Small incised lines on body and tail also give feather effect.

An00051115 001 l

Thing

Made Of
clay
Type of Thing
vessel
Techniques
painted, incised

People

Acquired From
Prescraft to The British Museum

Place

Made In
Cameroon

Time

Acquired In
1994
Made
20thC

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