Nupe Clay Pot:
Hand-molded clay pot by Nupe potters in the village of Giri, just outside Abuja, Nigeria. Constructed using hand-coiling and pinching techniques, then fired in an open kiln. Stainedwith a burnt-ochre liquid derived from boiling a particular tree bark.
24.5 cm wide x 18.5 cm high – weight 2.3 kg
10 in wide x 7 in high – weight 5.1 lbs