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Vase with puma motif

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Artist Unknown (Nazca)

Date

3rd century B.C.-A.D. 6th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Vase with puma motif, Artist Unknown (Nazca)
: A Group of Peruvian Potteries
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Polychromed earthenware
Size: 6 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (16.51 x 17.15 x 17.15 cm)
Creation Place: South America, Peru, Andean region
Culture: Nazca, South America, Peru, Andean region
Style: 3rd century B.C.-A.D. 6th century
Physical Description: Large vase with shallow flared neck painted in polychrome, with two stylized pumas. Rigid ring handles on shoulders, one of the two missing.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 43.2.4
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009