Antique African Clay Urn | Large


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Antique African Clay Urn | Large – A fine example of pottery from the Nupe Tribe of Nigeria

Extensively hand decorated with a geometric hand-carved scratch pattern this beautiful urn is beautifully round.

This earthenware-fired clay pot would originally have been used for storing and carrying water and (sometimes dried goods) on the head.

Please expect historic imperfections as this item was used in daily life for 100 years. There will be signs of historic use, little dings, and dents.

These beautiful pots are all one of king assisting with adding a sense of history to your uniquely stylish home.


Dimensions of Antique African Clay Urn | Large

Height 62 cm

Diameter 46 cm

Neck opening 31 cm


Shipping Charges

As this item is too large/fragile to be delivered by parcel it will be delivered by either pallet or by one-man courier.  Shipping is added at the checkout.

You must be prepared to help with unloading this piece of furniture with a very strong helper.  Delivery is to your ground floor threshold only

When pallet delivery is applicable the item will be delivered to the curbside and you will need to unpack and move the item from there.  You will need to dispose of the pallet.  Please see our terms and conditions at the bottom of our home page to understand what is involved in pallet delivery.

When the delivery takes place by courier the delivery will be to the ground floor and just inside your front door. If there are more than a couple of steps/stairs from your parking space to your front door please let us know in advance as the delivery service does not encompass carrying items up any stairs.

For our customers in Scotland and Ireland, the price of delivery is available by sending us a quick email for a quotation. Please email us


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