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Vessel in the Form of a Human Head, Probably a Trophy Head

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

180 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

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Arts of the Americas

Culture

Nazca

Title

Vessel in the Form of a Human Head, Probably a Trophy Head

Origin

Peru

Date

180 BCE–500 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

H. 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1957.616

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