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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Inca
Title
Blackware bird sitrrup-spout bottle
Work Type
pottery (object genre)
molding (forming)
bottles
Date
1476-1534 CE
Material
ceramic (material)
Period
Late Horizon
Inca
Measurements
Height - 18.3 cm
Diameter - 9.9 cm
Description
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.
Accession Number
Anthr1986_001_0120_01
Related Item
Catalogue of the Ernst Frank Collection in the Cornell University Library Rare Book and Manuscripts Collection
Condition
Poor. The beak and the spout have been badly restored.
Agent2
Ernst Frank
Provenance
Northern Peru
Archival Collection
Precolumbian Peruvian textiles and ceramics
Rights
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File Properties
File Name
2620311.fpx
SSID
2620311

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