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Vessel in the form of a man carrying an arybalo (jar)

Vessel in the form of a man carrying an arybalo (jar)
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Culture/People
probably Inka (Inca) (archaeological) (attributed)
Previous owner
John V. Carter (John Victor Carter), Non-Indian, 1899-1962
Date created
AD 1500-1600
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Object Name
Vessel in the form of a man carrying an arybalo (jar)
Media/Materials
Pottery, clay slip
Techniques
Mold-made, modeled, slipped, painted, burnished
Dimensions
25.00 x 13.00 x 19.00 cm
Catalog Number
20/6477
Barcode
206477.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of John Victor Carter (1899-1962, a businessman in the Panama Canal Zone and collector of Peruvian antiquities); acquired by MAI through an exchange with John V. Carter in 1945.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Inka (Inca) (archaeological)
Containers and Vessels
On View
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Place
North Coast; Peru
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