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Mold-Made Female Figurine Wrapped in Cloth and Tied with String

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

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  • A work made of ceramic, cloth and string and pigment.

Date:

c. 100–600 CE

Artist:

Possibly Moche
Possibly north coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Moche

Title

Mold-Made Female Figurine Wrapped in Cloth and Tied with String

Place

Peru (Object made in)

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Made 100 CE–600 CE

Medium

Ceramic, cloth and string and pigment

Dimensions

Figurine only: 4.8 × 1.2 cm (1 7/8 × 23 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2422

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