University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:39-20-12
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Moche II
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Date Made: 100 BC-AD 100
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 100
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 18.5 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. Figure of a man seated cross-legged, hands on knees. Wears loincloth, arm-bands and wristlets. Spotted pillow-like headdress held on by spotted cloth tied under chin. Face painting represents animal jaws. Stirrup spout.


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