University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: SA3007
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Paracas
Provenience: Peru
Nazca District
Culture Area: Andean
Period: Proto-Nasca
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Polychrome
Iconography:Human Head
Animal Face
Mask
Height: 13.03cm
Length: 17.48cm
Width: 11cm
Credit Line:Peruvian Expedition, William C. Farabee, 1923

Description

Pottery with mask; unusual type; animal mask on forehead.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 110 Bottom row, centerView Objects cited in this Publication

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