1908.31.12

Pottery dish or lamp slipped brown. [MOBB [OPS move] 07/10/2016]

Place details: SE ASIA. Philippines / Manila . Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Pottery / ?. Processes: Thrown? / Coiled Handbuilt? / Slipped / ?. Dimensions: Max H = 56 mm Max L = 148 mm Max W = 112 mm Field Collector: John Fiot Lee Pearse Maclear HMS Challenger [or HMS Alert, HMS Flying Fish] When Collected: 1873 - 1876 [Challenger] and 1879 - 1891 [other surveying work] Other Owners: John Fiot Lee Pearse Maclear Julia Maclear PRM Source: Julia Maclear Acquired: Donated June 1908 Other Numbers: F 41

KEYWORD: Bowl? / Lamp? / CLASS: Lighting? / Pottery / Vessel? / ?.

Object description: Pottery dish or lamp slipped brown. Shallow sauce with two sides folded upwards almost in the centre, and leaving most of the top open. There are two small applied, flattened nodules at the top of each folded side. [MOBB [OPS move] 07/10/2016]