Deer Bottle

Date:
4th–7th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Ceramic, slip
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 x 5 1/2 in. (27.94 x 13.97 cm)
Other: 5 1/2 in. (13.97 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Nathan Cummings, 1963
Accession Number:
63.226.7
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. 213, p. 120.

Sawyer, Alan Reed. Ancient Peruvian Ceramics: The Nathan Cummings Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1966, no, 79, p. 57.