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Effigy Vase

Object Number:54-13-8
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nasca
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Period: Early Nasca
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Iconography:Human Head
Height: 19 cm
Width: 16 cm
Depth: 15 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with Peabody Museum of Salem, 1954
Other Number:E13285 - Old Museum Number

Description

Base (probably flat) missing; human head with feather crown; ears in form of slight lugs; all other features painted: red, brown, white and yellow.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

South American Gallery (1955 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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