Portrait Vessel of a Ruler with Face Paint and Large Earflares

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Moche
North coast, Peru

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Culture

Moche

Title

Portrait Vessel of a Ruler with Face Paint and Large Earflares

Origin

Peruvian North Coast

Date

100 BC–500 AD

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

20 × 13.7 × 16.2 cm (7 7/8 × 5 3/8 × 6 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1957.599

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