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Object Number:33570
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Huaca Paraiso
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: From the Huaca Paraiso at the entrance to the seaward opening valley of Marques (watered by the river of Chillon).
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Jaguar
Human Head
Peanut
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:3377 - Field No SF

Description

painted jug with bowed handle and spout connected; jaguar surmounting human head, with legs modeled on sides of face. Peanuts in full relief on body of cat.


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