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Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Moche)

Date

5th-6th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Vessel, Artist Unknown (Moche)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic, pigment
Size: 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
Creation Place: South America, Peru, Andean region
Culture: Moche, South America, Peru, Andean region
Style: 5th-6th century
Physical Description: Stirrup-handle jar with painted design of a mythical creature, half fish, half jaguar, in rust red on the panel of cream slip covering one half of the jar.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 44.3.64
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009