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Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Gur or Bura)

Date

9th-12th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Vessel, Artist Unknown (Gur or Bura)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic
Size: 10 3/4 x 12 1/4 in. (27.31 x 31.12 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Niger Valley
Culture: Gur or Bura, Africa, Niger Valley
Style: 9th-12th century
Inscriptions: Sticker '9984/NIGER', dealer's sticker at bottom
Physical Description: round ceramic vessel which imitates a round woven basket; two raised bands at upper shoulder; mouth opening of 4-3/4 inch
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 97.16.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009