container (containers)

Container with a circular base, wide rounded body which narrows to a circular neck the same diameter as the base. The container is decorated with dark blue and turquoise bands on a light gray background. The main band on the body consists of horizontal bands alternating between turquoise dots on a dark blue background, and a turquoise and dark blue flower on a light gray background. There is also a floral band around the neck in turquoise and dark blue.

Collection Information

These objects are only a part of our collections, of which there are more than 350,000 objects. This information comes from our collections database. Some of this is incomplete and there may be errors. This part of the website is also still under construction, so there may be some fields repeated or incorrectly formatted information.

The database sometimes uses language taken from historical documents to help research, which may now appear outdated and even offensive. The database also includes information on objects that are considered secret or sacred by some communities.

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