University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: SA2919
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Nasca
Provenience: Peru
Nazca District
Culture Area: Andean
Period: Proto-Nasca
Date Made: 100 BC - 300 AD
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Polychrome
Iconography:Shark
Credit Line:Peruvian Expedition, William C. Farabee, 1923

Description

Double-spouted pottery ware; design of shark gods with human heads.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995)View Objects in Exhibition
South American Gallery (1955 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

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