Double-Chambered Whistling Vessel


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Double-Chambered Whistling Vessel   (1995.05.0002)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Late Intermediate, 1000– 1475
Culture Chimu

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 20.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 18.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 12.3 cm
Weight 885 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Ceramic
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Incising
Munsell Color Information Grayish Brown (7.5 Y R 3/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Purchased from Harlan J. Berk. Double-chambered vase. Peru. 1200-1400 A.D.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Baessler Archiv. Museum für Völkerkunde, Berlin. [Identification of figures on Chimu pots.]

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Yuen Tze and Sara de Mundo Lo
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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