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Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Nazca)

Date

100 B.C.-600 A.D.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Vessel, Artist Unknown (Nazca)
Vessel: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic, pigment
Size: 5 3/8 x 8 1/4 x 4 in. (13.7 x 21.0 x 10.2 cm)
Creation Place: South America, Peru, Andean region
Culture: Nazca, South America, Peru, Andean region
Style: 1st century B.C.-7th century A.D.
Physical Description: Pot in form of Fish with a double spout handle rising from the back. Slight modelling on head, tail, and fin area. Other features painted in grey, black, yellow, red and white. Broken at tail; cracked around head.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 44.3.59
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009