Roped Pots Quotes in Half of a Yellow Sun
The Half of a Yellow Sun quotes below all refer to the symbol of Roped Pots. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Anchor Books edition of Half of a Yellow Sun published in 2006.).
Part 4, Chapter 33 Quotes
Richard showed them Kainene’s picture. Sometimes, in his rush, he pulled out the picture of the roped pot instead. Nobody had seen her… On the drive back, Richard began to cry.
Related Symbols: Roped Pots
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Roped Pots Symbol Timeline in Half of a Yellow Sun
The timeline below shows where the symbol Roped Pots appears in Half of a Yellow Sun. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 1, Chapter 3
...tell racist jokes about them. Richard has a real interest in ancient Igbo-Ukwu art, particularly roped pots , but the other English people all think he just wants to exploit the art... (full context)
...week later Richard leaves for Nsukka, and he stops at Igbo-Ukwu, the place where the roped pots were excavated. A young man named Emeka Anozie leads him to the patriarch, Pa Anozie,... (full context)
Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 4, Chapter 27
Part 4, Chapter 33