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Gourd-Shaped Blackware Jar with Modeled Monkey Handle

A work made of ceramic and pigment.
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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

A.D. 1000/1450

Artist:

Possibly Lambayeque or Inca-Chimu
North coast, Peru

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Lambayeque

Title

Gourd-Shaped Blackware Jar with Modeled Monkey Handle

Origin

North Coast

Date

1000–1470

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

13.5 × 12.4 cm (5 3/16 × 4 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Buckingham Fund

Reference Number

1955.2378

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