Sacrificial pot from the Ruanzore Mountains.
Sacrificial pot by African
© British Museum
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- O J S Moore through The Art Fund
Designed for use in human sacrifices, to pour libations of blood to the four winds. Brought from Africa by the explorer John E. Salvin Moore.
John E. Salvin Moore; by descent to Mr O.J.S. Moore.