From: Peru

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 55-3-7
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Mochica
Provenience Peru
Culture Area Andean
Section American
Materials Ceramic

Red ware, lower part of body and details white. Vessel has flat base, globular body the upper part being human effigy with head in full relief and with arms and hands in relief; the vessel neck rises behind the human head. Pointed headdress, ear pendants, lip plugs; ears of corn inhigh relief above ears, on back, below chin and held in hands.

Height 27.5 cm
Outside Diameter 20 cm
Credit Line Gift of Henry S. Jeanes, 1955
Other Number 55-3-6 - Other Number

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