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Effigy Vessel

Object Number:39-20-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Moche
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Male Head
Height: 13.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. George W. Childs Drexel, 1939
Other Number:F 2 - Other Number

Description

Male head, Simple Dress No Earrings. Red ware; red and white paint. Portrait head of a man, wearing simple head-cloth; this and the face are painted darker red than the rest. Ear-lobes socketed for inset ornament. Stirrup spout.

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