Hand-molded Nupe pot. Handmade, etched and decorated by Nupe potters in the village of Giri, just outside of Abuja, Nigeria. Constructed using hand-coiling and pinching techniques, then fired in an open kiln. Stained a burnt-ochre derived from boiling tree bark.
23.5 cm wide x 19 cm high – weight 2.3 kg
9 in wide x 7 in high – weight 5.1 lbs