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Orangeware jar, result 1 of 1
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pottery (object genre)
Lambayeque, Peru (department)
Late Intermediate Period
Height 14.5 cm
Width (below heads) - 13.0 cm
Relatively crude orangeware jar. Neck/spout in the molded shape of a Sican Lord's head with lugs as ears. Two more human/lord heads emerge from the shoulder of the globular vessel. Authenticity questionable. The comma shaped eyes and prone figures are in the Sican/Lambayeque style. By comaprison with fabric of 986.1.111, thought to be a reproduction. Vessel body slightly squashed front-to-back.
Catalogue of the Ernst Frank Collection in the Cornell University Library
Good. Slight chips on all noses. 3 cm long hole. Uneven firing discoloration.
Precolumbian Peruvian textiles and ceramics
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