African Art
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Water Pot

early to mid-20th century

Ceramic

25 1/2 x 26 1/2 in. (64.77 x 67.31 cm)
Gift of Julianna Simmons
2015.134.4
Culture: 
Makonde
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Geography: 
Country Muidumbe village, Mueda Plateau, Mozambique
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

William Simmons (father of Julianna Simmons)purchased from David Roberts, who collected the piece September, 1999, Muidumbe village,Mueda Plateau, NE Mozambique.
Gift of Julianna Simmons to Yale University Art Gallery in 2015

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.