The AMICA Library
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Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Bottle gourd liquid container; large globular body with short neck flaring outward to open mouth; surface orange and red with no decoration.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Democratic Republic of the Congo, Africa
Height: 7 3/4"; width: 5 3/8"
Brooklyn Children's Museum
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Gift of Mrs. Adrian Van Sinderen, 1951
A utilitarian container, probably for carrying water. Many people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo make this type.
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