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Yoruba but possibly from Illorin Yoruba, from Ilorin, Nigeria
Isasun [terracotta pot for food storage] early 20th century Description: large relatively shallow lidded bowl in Ilorin 'blackware', with subtle black spiral decorations inside and outside
Place made: Nigeria
Materials & Technique: sculptures, ceramics, hand-built Acknowledgement: Purchased 1969
Accession No: NGA 69.141.A-B
Subject: African art