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Bottle

Object Number:39-20-48
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Early Chimu
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Ware
Height: 26 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. George W. Childs Drexel, 1939
Other Number:F: 2 - Other Number

Description

Red ware; red and white paint. Flat base; globular body; stirrup spout. Genre painted style: two identical figures with human body, bird's head, wing and tail, and holding shield, darts and club.

Bibliography:

[Book] Reina, Ruben E., and Kensinger, Kenneth M. 1991. The Gift of Birds: Featherwork of Native South American Peoples.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 3, fig. 1.7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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