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Jug in the Form of a Curled Animal, with Tail in Mouth, Possibly a Feline

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

A.D. 1000/1400

Artist:

Chimú
North coast, Peru

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Chimú

Title

Jug in the Form of a Curled Animal, with Tail in Mouth, Possibly a Feline

Place

Peruvian North Coast (Object made in)

Date

Made 1000–1400

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

20.2 × 18.1 cm (7 15/16 × 7 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2399

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