<em>Calabash</em>, before 1922. Calabash, clay, height: 13 3/4 in. (35 cm); diameter: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1355. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1355_front_PS5.jpg)


Medium: Calabash, clay

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:before 1922

Dimensions: height: 13 3/4 in. (35 cm); diameter: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)


Accession Number: 22.1355

Image: CUR.22.1355_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large reddish-brown gourd with incised designs that are white: on one side is a ship, circles filled with eight lines - others filled with four triangles, and bands with cross-hatch design. The top opening has been stuffed with a hardened substance to form a stopper. Condition: good, some dark staining on neck and checking; checking also on body.

Brooklyn Museum