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Blackware Vessel in the Form of a Feline Sitting on the Back of a Bird

A work made of ceramic.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic.

Date:

180 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Nazca

Title

Blackware Vessel in the Form of a Feline Sitting on the Back of a Bird

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 180 BCE–500 CE

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

19.1 × 21.6 cm (7 1/2 × 8 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of James W. and Marilynn Alsdorf

Reference Number

1957.103

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