Handle Spout Vessel in the Form of an Owl with a Gourd-Like Body

A work made of ceramic.
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Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Moche
Chimbote, Santa Valley, north coast, Peru

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Culture

Moche

Title

Handle Spout Vessel in the Form of an Owl with a Gourd-Like Body

Origin

Peru

Date

100 BC–500 AD

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

18.4 × 20.3 cm (7 1/4 × 8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1957.408

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