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Pottery Fragments

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Object Number:32525
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: Found on the ground
Technique:Red Ware
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:1173A,F,G - Field No SF


Fragments. The four fragments have painted and modeled/molded decorations including a small frog, and face necks. Two of the fragments have red and white painted linear decoration. The vessels were likely fired in oxidizing and reducing atmospheres as the ceramic pastes range from orange to gray in color. The catalogue number is written on the object in black ink. Black ink on the interior side of each sherd reads: "1173."

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