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Flute with Incised Geometric Motif and Mouth in the Form of a Human Head

A work made of ceramic.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic.

Date:

A.D. 1200/1450

Artist:

Chimú
North coast, Peru

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Arts of the Americas

Culture

Chimú

Title

Flute with Incised Geometric Motif and Mouth in the Form of a Human Head

Origin

North Coast

Date

Made 1200–1450

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

25.7 × 6.4 cm (10 1/8 × 2 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2398

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