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four connected bowls with stirrup

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four connected bowls with stirrup

Culture Group: Quillacinga
Culture: Quillancinga
Medium: Terracotta
Dimensions:
4 1/2 x 7 inches (11.4 x 17.8 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Robert L. Chapman, Jr., Ms. Elizabeth I. Chapman, and Mr. Thomas A Chapman
Label Text:Capuli cultural complex, highland Nariño region, Colombia
Four Chambered Pot
AD 850-1500
Ceramic with black on red slip resist paint
Gift of Mr. Robert L. Chapman, Jr., Ms. Elizabeth I Chapman, and Thomas A. Chapman
1977.45.26
Capuli ceramics are known for the geometric patterns created by resist decoration and for unusual vessel form. Here four tiny jars are joined at their sides and a strap handle across the top allows for easy transport.


Object number: 1977.45.26
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