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Blackware bird sitrrup-spout bottle
Work Type
pottery (object genre)
molding (forming)
1476-1534 CE
ceramic (material)
Late Horizon
Height - 18.3 cm
Diameter - 9.9 cm
Spherical blackware bottle with stirrup/bridge-handle spout. An effigy of a bird dits atop the spherical body of the bottle, and from its back emerges one end of the sirrup spout, the other connecting to the upper shoulder of the essel.
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Catalogue of the Ernst Frank Collection in the Cornell University Library Rare Book and Manuscripts Collection
Poor. The beak and the spout have been badly restored.
Ernst Frank
Northern Peru
Archival Collection
Precolumbian Peruvian textiles and ceramics
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