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Negative-Painted Spotted Vessel with Bird-Head Spout

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

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

650/150 B.C.

Artist:

Paracas
Juan Pablo area, Ica Valley, south coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Paracas

Title

Negative-Painted Spotted Vessel with Bird-Head Spout

Place

Peru (Object made in)

Date

650 BCE–150 BCE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

14.3 × 16.5 cm (5 5/8 × 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Cummings

Reference Number

1963.878

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