13533. African Kanyok or Luba Black Burnished Pottery Jar
Democratic Republic Congo, 20th Century AD
A large figural jar by an unkown female artist, with bulbous body, incised and textured geometric pattern; a long slender neck/handle with gloss patina from being held. The top has a small circular spout behinf a biplanar head with open mouth as if singing. Intact Height: 16 3/4 inches.