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Vessel with Figure Seated Inside a Structure

A work made of ceramic and pigment.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

c. 800 B.C.

Artist:

Chavín
North coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Chavín

Title

Vessel with Figure Seated Inside a Structure

Origin

North Coast

Date

850 BCE–750 BCE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

25.4 × 13 × 13 cm (10 × 5 1/8 × 5 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

David Soltker Endowment; through prior acquisitions of Raymond E. Britt, Jr., Allen Frumkin, Deborah Stokes and Jeffrey Hammer, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin E. Hokin, Mr. and Mrs. David C. Ruttenberg, and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Shapiro

Reference Number

2002.8

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