Vessel Depicting an Anthropomorphic Shark Holding 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

About this artwork

On View

Arts of the Americas, Gallery 136

Artist

Nazca

Title

Vessel Depicting an Anthropomorphic Shark Holding a Trophy Head

Origin

South Coast

Date

180 AD–500 AD

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

17.9 × 16.2 cm (7 1/16 × 6 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2097

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