Jar Shaped like an Curling Insect with Single Spout in the Form of a Human Head

A work made of ceramic.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic.

Date:

A.D. 1200/1450

Artist:

Chimú
North coast, Peru

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Artist

Chimú

Title

Jar Shaped like an Curling Insect with Single Spout in the Form of a Human Head

Origin

North Coast

Date

1200–1450

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

15.2 × 26.7 × 25.7 cm (6 × 10 1/2 × 10 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1957.594

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