Collection Artwork
vessel for serving beer (Izikhamba)
20th century
blackened terracotta
overall size: 8 5/8 x 10 3/8 x 10 3/8 in.
Gift of Bill and Gale Simmons
South Africa, Zulu, Africa
2000.1.33

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.