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Artist/Maker: Djenne culture (Mali)

Date: not dated
Medium: pottery and paint
Overall: 7 1/2 x 6 in. (19.1 x 15.2 cm)
Classification: Containers
Credit Line: Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Object number: 2007.21.30
DescriptionSlip painting is an ancient technique (dating from the 8th to 11th centuries) and narrow necked bottles, an old form. The technique and shape are still popular and marketed widely in this part of West Africa.
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