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Vessel of a Man with Tattoos

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

350–500 CE

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Nasca

Title

Vessel of a Man with Tattoos

Place

Peru (Object made in)

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350 CE–500 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

18.3 × 11.8 cm (7 3/16 × 4 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2164

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