Large clay vessel; terracotta-coloured, round with rounded base. Two bands of decoration (bottom band larger); consisting of repeated incised 'arches'; each arch divided vertically in two, with the right half incised with small triangular motifs. Four protruding 'handles' at rim consisting of four pieces of clay forming applied 'X' shape with central human face.

An00051155 001 l

Thing

Made Of
clay
Type of Thing
vessel
Techniques
incised

People

Acquired From
Prescraft to The British Museum

Place

Made In
Nsei

Time

Acquired In
1994
Made
20thC

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