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Object ID 60.1009
Object Name Bowl (form)
Other Name Ceramic bowl
Material Ceramic
Description A rectangular ceramic bowl with a rounded base. One corner is rounded and three are squared off. Colors are brown, buff, red, and orange. Longer sides of the bowl are decorated with plain vertical bands and horizontal bands with diagonal lines. Shorter sides of the bowl are decorated with a four-square pattern between plain vertical bands.

In consultation with Professor John Rick, this vessel dates to the Late Nasca period to Huari period.
Dimensions H-8.2 W-11.3 D-9.9 cm
Date AD 100-800
Provenance Original archaeological provenience is unknown. Collected by David Robinson during a six-week field expedition to visit the Campa Indians of eastern Peru from late June 1955 to August 1955. Donated by David Robinson to the Stanford University Collections between 1955 and 1960. Field journal on file.
Culture Nasca
Found South America; Peru
Place of Origin (if different than Found) South America; Peru; Southern coast region
Collector Robinson, David
Collection Archaeology - South America - Robinson
Search Terms Ceramic
Early Intermediate period (Peru)
Nasca
Peru
Pottery
Pre-Columbian
Nazca
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