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Chimu or Chimu-Inca (Peru)

Bottle

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Object Details

Culture

Chimu or Chimu-Inca (Peru)
Late Intermediate Period or Late Horizon

Date

ca. 1300-1532

Medium

Blackware

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches (26.7 x 21 cm)

Credit Line

Transfer from the Sociology – Anthropology Department. Spring 1956.

Object
Number

56.168

This blackware flattened Chimu or Chimu-Inca bottle is mold-made, slipped, and has a pattern of rais(…)

This blackware flattened Chimu or Chimu-Inca bottle is mold-made, slipped, and has a pattern of raised dots with a zigzag geometric design on the vessel body. It has a broad, gently flared spout with two strap handles curving from the vessel’s shoulder to its spout.

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