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Coiled Trumpet in the Form of a Snarling Feline Face

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

100 BCE–500 CE

Artist:

Moche
Chimbote, Santa Valley, north coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Chimbote

Title

Coiled Trumpet in the Form of a Snarling Feline Face

Place

Santa Valley (Object made in)

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100 BCE–500 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

17.8 × 27.9 cm (7 × 11 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1956.345

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