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Effigy Vessel

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Object Number:SA4627
Current Location: Sphinx Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Chavin
Provenience: Peru (uncertain)
Bolivia (uncertain)
Tiahuanaco (uncertain)
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Iconography:Jaguar
Height: 18.5 cm
Length: 33 cm
Width: 12.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Joseph Brummer, 1925
Other Number: 0201 - Cast Number

Description

Stone feline (jaguar) shaped vessel incised with geometric motifs.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
South American Gallery (1955 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
Sphinx Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 54 , 393 TopView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. pg. 1-167 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 99View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Madeira, Percy C. 1964. Men in Search of Man: The First Seventy-Five Years of the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 87View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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