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Jar in the Form of a Seated Warrior Holding a Sling and Club

Two rectangles in blue and red faded color appear on top of tan. The object appears almost water damaged or lined from the effects of the artists work.
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  • Two rectangles in blue and red faded color appear on top of tan. The object appears almost water damaged or lined from the effects of the artists work.

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

Jar in the Form of a Seated Warrior Holding a Sling and Club

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 180 BCE–500 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

31.8 × 17.2 cm (12 1/2 × 6 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

S. B. Williams Fund and Edward E. Ayer Endowment in memory of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1956.1145

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