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Kendi (Water Pot)

The body and spout were both thrown separately, and then the spout was added to the body. The potter’s fingerprints are visible where the two pieces were joined.

Kendi (Water Pot)
16th century
3 1/8 x 3 9/16 in. (7.9 x 9.0 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Gift of Dean F. Frasché, 67.58.21