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Fragment from a Ceremonial Jar Representing a Llama

Date:

A.D. 700/800

Artist:

Tiwanaku-Wari
South coast Peru or northern Bolivia

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Arts of the Americas

Culture

Tiwanaku

Title

Fragment from a Ceremonial Jar Representing a Llama

Origin

Peru

Date

700 CE–800 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

On mount: 16 × 10.5 cm (6 5/16 × 4 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2195

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