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Culture: Chimu-Inca (Peru)
Period: Late Horizon
Title: Face-neck Bottle
Date: ca. 1470-1532
Medium: Blackware
Dimensions: 9 x 5 1/4 inches (22.9 x 13.3 cm)
Credit Line: Transfer from the Sociology - Anthropology Department. Spring 1956.
Object Number: 56.226
Label Text: Burnished blackware face-neck bottle with outflaring rim and strap handle connecting rim to vessel body. Mold-made, with two arms bent at the elbow on vessel body. Vessel is broken, with large section of vessel body missing.

This burnished blackware face-neck bottle is mold-made, with two arms bent at the elbow on the vessel body. An outflaring rim and strap handle connect the rim to the body of the vessel.

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