- Museum number
Black pottery cooking-pot, black, with painted lid (see Am1957,06.10b). One side is grey with black varnish decoration.
- Production date
Diameter: 18.50 centimetres
Height: 13 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register 1957:
Pottery cooking pot, black, with lid [Am1957,06.10b], one side grey with black varnish decoration.
10a & b [Am1957,06.10a-b]: "Modern Carib pottery vessel and lid - "pepper pot" used for cooking, & made by men, including the painting of lid. From Sebei mission, Sebei River, c. 10 miles from junction with Kaituma (? Taituna) [sic] river (tributary to Barima River N-W district; this pot was given to the Mission as a Harvest Festival gift in November 1956, & is about 2/3 the size of pot used in daily life".
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Designed for: Harvest Festival (1956)
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number