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Vessel in the Form of a Seated Ruler

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

450–550 CE

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Nazca

Title

Vessel in the Form of a Seated Ruler

Origin

Peru

Date

450 CE–550 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

16.5 × 14.3 cm (6 1/2 × 5 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1957.427

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