An image of Kamana (Eating bowl)

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Kamana (Eating bowl)

Other titles:
Food bowl
Location
Not on display
Further information

The design on this clay eating bowl represents earth worms.

Place of origin
Middle Sepik River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Sawos people
Year
collected 1960s
Media
Ceramic
Medium
earthenware, chip-carved
Dimensions
29.8 cm bowl rim (diam.); 13.5 cm bowl height :
0 - Whole; 29.8 cm; diameter of rim at widest point
0 - Whole; 13.5 cm (5 5/16"); height of bowl from base to rim
Credit
Gift of Margaret Olley 1984
Accession number
327.1984