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Head Fragment from a Large Ceremonial Jar

A work made of ceramic and pigment.
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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

A.D. 700/800

Artist:

Tiwanaku-Wari
Pacheco, south coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Tiwanaku

Title

Head Fragment from a Large Ceremonial Jar

Origin

Peru

Date

700 CE–800 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

8.9 × 12.7 cm (3 1/2 × 5 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2186

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