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Artifact Identification Jar   (1952.04.0013)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Processing & Preparation T&E
  4. :
  5. Food Storage Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Early Intermediate, 200 – 550?
Culture Nasca
Location On Exhibitin the South America exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 20.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 19.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.5 cm
Weight 1209 g
Measuring Remarks The depth is the thickness of the jar wall.
Materials Ceramic,
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Painting
Munsell Color Information Dark Reddish Brown (10 R 2/4) -ns Light Brown ( 7.5 Y R 5/6) -ns Strong Brown ( 2.5 Y R 3/6) -ns Brownish Black ( 5 Y R 1/1) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Stanley I. Grand
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information Held by Lester Grand, Stanley Grand's brother. Stanley Grand was a Special Assistant in the Bureau of Inter-American Affairs.

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