Jar with Abstract Human Face Painted on Shoulder

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

650/150 B.C.

Artist:

Paracas
Ica Valley, south coast, Peru

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Culture

Paracas

Title

Jar with Abstract Human Face Painted on Shoulder

Origin

Peru

Date

650 BC–150 BC

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

H. 21.3 cm (8 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Buckingham Fund and James W. Ellsworth

Reference Number

1961.918

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