Object StatementCovered jar, 'My Pig Is Looking for Food', earthenware, made by Irene Entata, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia, 1991
Physical DescriptionCovered jar, 'My Pig Is Looking for Food', with label, moulded earthenware with painted underglaze, made and decorated by Irene Entata, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia, 1991
A round hand-formed pot in thick clay with a sculpted lid representing the head of a pig. Around the base is a painted pink ground, black and aqua forms, and white paint applied in the 'dot painting' style. The interior is glazed. Accompanying the pot is a folded, beige cardboard label. The label reads 'Hermannsburg Potters, 'My Pig Is Looking for Food', entirely hand crafted and painted by the Aranda people from Hermannsburg, Central Australia, Irene Entata, Artist'. On the back is hand-printed 'No.26, $110-'.
MarksIrene Entata inscribed on base.