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Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Nazca)

Date

100 B.C.-A.D. 600

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: 7 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (17.78 x 14.61 x 14.61 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: Double spout water jar decorated in polychrome with two large fishes in their mouths. Frieze of peppers below.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 44.3.29
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009