University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:39-20-31
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chimu
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Period: Middle Chimu (uncertain)
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Woman
Jug
Height: 18.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. George W. Childs Drexel, 1939
Other Number:F: 2 - Other Number

Description

Woman Carrying Jug on back. Red ware; red and white paint. Figure of a woman carrying on her back a large jug with long neck and loop handle. She grasps the carrying cloth with both hands to ease the weight on her head.


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