Miniature Vessel in the Form of a Portrait Head with Painted Cheeks

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Moche
North coast, Peru

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Artist

Moche

Title

Miniature Vessel in the Form of a Portrait Head with Painted Cheeks

Origin

Peru

Date

100 BC–500 AD

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

Approx. h. 12.7 cm (5 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Beverly Falk and Janet Falk in memory of Dr. Philip and Mollie Falk

Reference Number

2003.81

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