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Small plain black globular shaped pottery vessel with a short neck.
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Height: 14 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Description from Extracts from the British and Medieval Register 1757-1878, p.109:
'27. Earthenware pot, black, plain, globular. Height 6 inches. From Redscar Bay.'
Stuck-on handwritten label:
Obtained from Natives
S. Coast N. Guinea
On Voy. H.M.S. Ratt
- Not on display
- Chips on the rim and a short vertical crack down the neck.
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- Acquisition notes
- From the HMS Rattlesnake expedition of 1846-1850. Collected by Captain Owen Stanley in September 1849.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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