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Leopard/Seal double vessel
Leopard/Seal double vessel
Date:
2nd century BC–1st century AD
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Earthenware
Dimensions:
6 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 3 (15.9 x 19.1 x 7.6 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Nasca People
Accession Number:
2009.1.206
Acquisition Date:
2009-04-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Lewis K. and Elizabeth M. Land

Exhibition History:

Published Nicholson and Cordy Collins, Pre-Columbian Art from the Land Collection, Cal Aca Sciences, 1979, #207A.

Double polychrome bridge vessel, one half modeled as a seal, the other half a shouldered vessel with central vertical spout with stylized feline motifs. Salinar, north coast Peru ?

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