University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:39-20-26
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Moche
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Man
Throne
Height: 18 cm
Width: 11 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. George W. Childs Drexel, 1939
Other Number:F: 2, 3 - Other Number

Description

Man Seated on Wave Throne. Red ware; red and white paint. Figure of a man seated cross-legged on a throne. Wears cape and cuffs; large ear-discs; high rectangular head-dress held on by tie under the chin. Cheeks with broad painting. Throne painted with bold interlocking volutes. Stirrup spout.


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