African Tribal Art - Beer Cup (Umancishane), Zulu People, South Africa

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Beer cup, Umancishane
Zulu people, South Africa
Earthenware with

8" (20.2 cm) in diameter by 8" (20.2 cm) high
Mid 20th century
A geometric amasumpa zigzag skirts the upper half of this small pot, which was used for drinking sorghum beer. These is a stable, shallow crack near  the rim; please see photo below.


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