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Strap-Handled Vessel in the Form of a Bird with Abstract Pattern on Body

A work made of ceramic with resinous postfire painting.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic with resinous postfire painting.

Date:

650/150 B.C.

Artist:

Paracas
Ica Valley, south coast, Peru

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Arts of the Americas

Culture

Nazca

Title

Strap-Handled Vessel in the Form of a Bird with Abstract Pattern on Body

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 650 BCE–150 BCE

Medium

Ceramic with resinous postfire painting

Dimensions

15.2 × 18.4 cm (6 × 7 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1963.879

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