Face-Neck Bottle or Flask in the Form of a Person wearing a Striped Tunic

Unidentified Nasca (Nazca) maker


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Early Nasca, 350-400

Terracotta with buff, white, oragne, purple, gray, black, yellow and ochre slip

Overall: 5 11/16 × 5 × 3 11/16 in. (14.4 × 12.7 × 9.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Frederick E. and Constance M. Landmann



Place Made: Southern Nasca region, Peru, South America



Object Name


Research Area


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

Environmental Studies 26.01, Soil Ecological Systems, Bala Chaudary, Spring 2023

Anthropology 3.01, Introduction to Anthropology, Charis Ford Morrison Boke, Summer 2023

Exhibition History

Pigment of Imagination, Class of 1967 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, April 15-August 5, 2022.


Collected by Frederick E. (1907-2003) and Constance M. (1912-2011) Landmann, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present, 1987.

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