About this object

History of use

Some pots are used for cooking over open fires. Some jugs and lidded pots are used for food storage and water. This urn is used for storage.

Cultural context

utilitarian; Household

Physical description

Clay urn with three loop handles from shoulder to slightly flaring rim. Incised pattern of curved and horizontal lines, evenly spaced. High gloss glaze in light blue and black overall with red clay showing through. Blue has concentrated in the incising. Blue and black glaze on interior surface of mouth. Base is unglazed.