Rounded Jar Depicting Abstract Fish or Sharks

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

180 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

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Culture

Nazca

Title

Rounded Jar Depicting Abstract Fish or Sharks

Origin

Peru

Date

180 BC–500 AD

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

17.2 × 20 cm (6 3/4 × 7 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

S. B. Williams Fund and Edward E. Ayer Endowment in memory of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1956.1151

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