Search Results:

<< Viewing Record 745 of 1821 >>
View : Light Box | List View | Image List | Detailed
 


Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Moche
Title:Figural vessel
Date Made:500-700 CE
Type:Container; Ceramic
Materials:Earthenware; with slip and polychrome pigments
Place Made:South America; Peru; Moche Valley
Measurements:Overall: 9 1/4 in x 7 in; 23.5 cm x 17.8 cm
Accession Number:  MH 1996.9.4
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. Hershel Richman and Dr. Elizabeth Rosner Richman (Class of 1967)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg

Description:
Ball form vessel in shape of a standing man holding spondylus shell.

Tags:
ancient; archaeology; men; dress accessories; religion; mythology; drinking; indigenous people

Link to share this object record:
https://museums.fivecolleges.edu/detail.php?t=objects&type=ext&id_number=MH+1996.9.4

Research on objects in the collections, including provenance, is ongoing and may be incomplete. If you have additional information or would like to learn more about a particular object, please email fc-museums-web@fivecolleges.edu.

8 Related Media Items

mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v2.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v3.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v4.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1_cc.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v2_cc.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v3_cc.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v1.jpg
mh_1996_9_4_v4_cc.jpg
<< Viewing Record 745 of 1821 >>