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Feline Vessel

Date:
4th–2nd century B.C.
Geography:
Peru, Ica Valley
Culture:
Paracas
Medium:
Ceramic, postfired paint
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/8 x W. 3 5/8 x D. 8 1/4 in. (17.5 x 9.2 x 21 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1148
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1965]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1965, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 480.



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