Vessel in the Form of a Human Face

Moche (Mochica)

Share

100-500

Terracotta

Overall: 6 1/8 × 3 3/4 in. (15.5 × 9.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Glover Street Hastings III

181.2.26082

Geography/Culture

South America, Peru

Period

Pre-Columbian

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Provenance

Charles F. Schwing (1875-about 1954), Greenville, South Carolina; sold to Glover Street Hastings III, West Newton, Massachusetts and Bridgeton, Maine, 1930‘s; bequeathed to his daughter, Carlena Hastings Redfield (1888-1981), 1949; bequeathed to present collection [under the terms of her father‘s will], 1981.

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