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Effigy Vase

Object Number:SA4611
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chimu
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Human Face
Eagle
Height: 41.91 cm
Credit Line:Peruvian Expedition, William C. Farabee, 1923

Description

Tall silver effigy vase; human face and eagle nose; repousee technique.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magnificent Objects (06 May 2004 - Mar 2005) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 190 Bottom row, centerView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 58, fig. 49View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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