saqa ni wai (Jar) Play

About this object

Narrative

Burnett probably collected this object from Father W. Palmer while he was in Fiji, c. 1900.

Physical description

Clay jar which has a hole at the side and at the top. There is a loop handle on top which has thin corded fibre tied around it. The top half is decorated with an incised linear geometric pattern. Glazed with yellowish gum.