University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 55-3-4
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Mochica
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Human Figure
Height: 20.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Henry S. Jeanes, 1955

Description

Effigy jar. Red pottery with details in white. Seated human figure with arms bent above drawn-up knees; hands behind; large ear pendants; headdress with "veil" at back. Bag with fringed bottom carried over left shoulder.


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