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beakers (drinking vessels)
pottery (object genre)
Nazca, Ica, Peru
Early Intermediate Period
Height - 15.9 cm
Medial band of interlocked serpent or snake decoration in dark red, orange, yellow, black, and white on white background. Dark brown paint on base below rim with red stripe along interior lip. Orange fabric.
See numerous parallels listed in full catalog to Frank Collection.
Very good. Some pigment loss, especially on serpent band.
Nasca River drainage, South Coast, Peru
Precolumbian Peruvian textiles and ceramics
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