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Goblet in the form of a head


Artist Unknown (Inka (Inca))


14th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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: A Group of Peruvian Potteries
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Polychromed earthenware
Size: 5 3/4 x 5 1/8 x 5 1/4 in. (14.6 x 13 x 13.3 cm)
Creation Place: South America, Peru, Rimac Valley
Culture: Inka (Inca), South America, Peru, Rimac Valley
Style: 14th century, Late North Coast
Physical Description: Goblet, portrait head of warrior with ear rings and ring in nose. The face is rather crudely modelled, with painted lines under the eyes and at each side of the mouth. From the valley of Rimac
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 43.2.21
Added to Site: February 28, 2009