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Pot

Artist/Maker: Bobo people (Burkina Faso)

Artist/Maker: Somono people (Burkina Faso)

Date: not dated
Medium: pottery and pigment
Dimensions:
Overall: 20 3/4 x 15 1/4 in. (52.7 x 38.7 cm)
Classification: Containers
Credit Line: Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Object number: 2007.21.23
DescriptionThis very heavy pot, used for storing grain, is raised on a perforated foot to protect its contents from ground moisture. The raised appliqué bands combined with impressed patterns reflects a very ancient tradition.
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