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Vessel in the Shape of a Face

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Artist Unknown (Tiv)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Vessel in the Shape of a Face, Artist Unknown (Tiv)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic
Size: 4 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 6 7/16 in. (12.4 x 14.9 x 16.4 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Nigeria
Culture: Tiv, Africa, Nigeria
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: small round vessel shaped like a face with a large, circular, open mouth; closed eyes; pointed nose
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Paul C. Johnson, Jr. Fund
Accession Number: 2001.29.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009