Stirrup-Spout Vessel in the form of a Seated Monkey

Early Moche (Mochica) period, Piura, Vicus

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200 BCE-300 CE

Terracotta with red, black and white pigment

Overall: 8 in. (20.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Louise C. and Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924

C.975.90

Geography/Culture

South America, Peru

Period

Pre-Columbian

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 12.4, Your Inner Chimpanzee, Kes Schroer, Winter 2015

ANTH 12.4, Your Inner Chimpanzee, Kes Schroer, Winter 2015

ANTH 12.4, Your Inner Chimpanzee, Kes Schroer, Spring 2014

ANTH 12.4, Your Inner Chimpanzee, Kes Schroer, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 18, 2005--January 21, 2008.

Oculate Beings and Horrible Birds: Image and Meaning in Ancient Andean Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30, 1999-November 5, 2000, no. 5.

Do You See What I See?, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 17, 1988-March 5, 1989; Katonah Gallery, Katonah, New York, January 1, 1990-March 5, 1990.

Pre-Columbian Art, Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 18-May 15, 1977.

Publication History

Do You See What I See?" Katonah Gallery Exhibition Catalogue, 1990

Provenance

Andre Emmerich Inc., New York; sold to Frank L. Harrington, Sr. (1902-1988) and Louise Cronin Harrington (1904-2000), Worcester, Massachusetts, February 28, 1970; given to present collection, 1975.

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