Vessel

Physical description

Clay bull. Animal is standing on short legs, neck straight, head tall and forward, tail curved onto hip. Small ears sit to sides of the head, and mouth is open. Dewlap is pronounced below throat and stomach hangs low. At top centre of back is a hole with a short neck and rounded rim leading into the hollow centre of the vessel. Bull is painted with yellow, orange and green over a brown base, with a shiny glaze in select areas.