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Wheel-thrown tagine, cooking dish (a) and lid (b) made of pottery. Dish has flat base, straight sides and everted rim. Rim decoirated with strips of sheet brass glued to surface and solderd together in sections. Hollow conical lid with button top also decorated with strips of plain and embossed sheet brass. Vessel and lid stained dark brown.
- Production date
Diameter: 22.50 centimetres (a)
Height: 14.50 centimetres (a + b)
- Curator's comments
- Although this tajine is in a traditional form it has been decorated with strips of brass to appeal to the tourist market.
- On display (G25/dc23)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected by Dr Barley (Ethno dept staff) during a period of fieldwork in Morocco in January-March 1992.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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