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Effigy vessel

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Artist Unknown (Nazca)

Date

100 BCE - 600 CE

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Effigy vessel, Artist Unknown (Nazca)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic, pigment
Size: 8 in. (20.32 cm)
Creation Place: South America, Peru, Andean region
Culture: Nazca, South America, Peru, Andean region
Style: 1st century BCE - 7th century CE
Physical Description: Jar in the form of a man's head painted in polychrome to represent a mummy mask. Top of head draped in a turban. Rounded bottom, stand.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 42.61.9
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009