Face-Neck Vessel in the Form of a Bird Head

Unidentified Chimú maker

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Late Chimu, 1300-1475

Mold-made blackware terracotta

Overall: 6 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (16.5 × 14 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Richard J. MacCornack, Class of 1937

56.12.13567

Geography/Culture

South America, Peru

Period

1000-1400

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 24, Early Civilizations of the Andes, Alan Covey, Spring 2014

ANTH 24, Early Civilizations of the Andes, Alan Covey, Spring 2014

ANTH 23, The Incas, Alan Covey, Spring 2013

ANTH 24, Early Civilizations of the Andes, Alan Covey, Winter 2013

Provenance

Acquired in Peru by Richard John MacCornack (1914-1998), Boulder, Colorado, about 1938; given to present collection, 1956.

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