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Coiled Trumpet in the Form of a Wrinkled Animal Face

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Moche
Chimbote, Santa Valley, north coast, Peru

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Culture

Moche

Title

Coiled Trumpet in the Form of a Wrinkled Animal Face

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 100 BCE–500 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

10.6 × 31.8 cm (4 3/16 × 12 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1958.715

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