Owl-form Grave Marker


Artist
Lozi (Zambian)
Date
late 19th - 20th century
Medium
Earthenware
Dimensions
: 12 3/4 x 10 3/8 x 6 3/8 in. (32.38 x 26.35 x 16.19 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of David Kamansky and Gerald Wheaton in honor of Dr. Patricia Davidson
Object Number
2018.10.37

Label
The Lozi people in Zambia are known for their animal-form food vessels made of clay and wood. This ceramic owl-form vessel was made to be given as a marriage gift.

Object Type
Ceramic