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Handle Spout Vessel in the Form of a Skeletal Figure Holding a Child

A work made of ceramic.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Moche
Chimbote, Santa Valley, north coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Moche

Title

Handle Spout Vessel in the Form of a Skeletal Figure Holding a Child

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 100 BCE–500 CE

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

21.3 × 16.8 cm (8 3/8 × 6 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1957.421

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