Vessel, Caribbean, Suriname, South America.

The Caribbean are the largest Indian group living in Suriname. Their pottery is the work of women. From a young age the females are initiated by their mothers and grandmothers into this practice.

This is a fine water vessel. It is made of baked red clay and decorated with simple geometric designs in black and red (engobe).

Condition; General staining, consistent with age and tribal use, no repairs or restoration.

H: 20,5 cm - 8.1 inch.