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Effigy Vessel

Object Number:39-20-29
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chimu
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Date Made: 200 BC-AD 700
Early Date: -200
Late Date: 700
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Man
Trader
Height: 21 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. George W. Childs Drexel, 1939
Other Number:F: 2, 3 - Other Number

Description

Red ware; red and white paint. Human figure, carrying canteen? on the back, by a band over the head. Clothing barely indicated; has forelock but no ornaments, and carries a spindle or small club. Stirrup spout.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

South American Gallery (1955 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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