Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bottle, Trophy-Head Deity

Date:
2nd–1st century B.C.
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Paracas
Medium:
Ceramic, post-fired paint
Dimensions:
H. 7 x Diam. 8 1/8 in. (17.8 x 20.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Nathan Cummings, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.122
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Nathan Cummings, Chicago, until 1974

Related Objects

Border Fragment

Artist: Date: 450–175 B.C.
Accession Number: 1994.35.120
Date: 450–175 B.C. Medium: Cotton, camelid hair Accession: 1994.35.120 On view in:Gallery 357

Bottle, Head on Spout

Artist: Date: ca. 6th century B.C.
Accession Number: 2009.106
Date: ca. 6th century B.C. Medium: Ceramic, post-fired paint Accession: 2009.106 On view in:Gallery 357

Bridge and Spout Bottle

Artist: Date: 7th–4th century B.C.
Accession Number: 63.232.24
Date: 7th–4th century B.C. Medium: Ceramic, pigment Accession: 63.232.24 On view in:Gallery 357

Bridge and Spout Bottle

Artist: Date: 3rd century B.C.
Accession Number: 63.232.80
Date: 3rd century B.C. Medium: Ceramic Accession: 63.232.80 On view in:Gallery 357

Feline Vessel

Artist: Date: 4th–2nd century B.C.
Accession Number: 1979.206.1148
Date: 4th–2nd century B.C. Medium: Ceramic, postfired paint Accession: 1979.206.1148 On view in:Gallery 357