Pottery Fragment


From: Peru | Pachacamac | Pachacamac Temple | Beneath The Temple

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 26861B
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Peru | Pachacamac | Pachacamac Temple | Beneath The Temple
Culture Area Andean
Section American
Materials Ceramic

B: Small fragment of a vessel

Fragment. The fragment is a modeled/molded face with ears, eyes, nose, mouth, and chin. The vessel is painted red. The vessel was likely fired in an oxidizing atmosphere as the ceramic paste is orange and gray in color. The catalogue number is written on the interior. Black ink on the interior of neck reads: "3222g."

Height 7.6 cm
Width 6.5 cm
Depth 6.2 cm
Thickness 0.54 cm
Credit Line William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number 3222G - Field No SF

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