Miniature Portrait Jar of a Human Head with Face Painting

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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Artist

Moche

Title

Miniature Portrait Jar of a Human Head with Face Painting

Origin

Peruvian North Coast

Date

100 BC–500 AD

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1958.573

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