Vessel with a Relief of a Person wearing a Crescent Headdress

Chimu, Coastal Peru

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Chimu, 1000-1470

Black terracotta, Press-molded

Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (14 x 12 cm)

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

56.12.13570

Geography/Culture

South America, Peru

Period

Pre-Columbian

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Provenance

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

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