Bottle, Starfish, Ceramic, Moche

Bottle, Starfish

Date:
4th–7th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 1/2 in. (21.59 cm)
Other: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Nathan Cummings, 1963
Accession Number:
63.226.3
Not on view
Bruno J. Wassermann-San Blas Collection, Buenos Aires, Argentina, acquired by 1938, until 1954; Nathan Cummings, Chicago, 1954–1963

Wassermann-San Blás, Bruno John. Céramicas del antiguo Perú de la colección Wassermann-San Blás. Buenos Aires: Bruno John Wassermann-San Blás, 1938, no. 77, p. 50.

Sawyer, Alan Reed. Ancient Peruvian Ceramics: The Nathan Cummings Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1966, no. 24, p. 26.