Indi, Sun Effigy


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Artifact Identification Indi, Sun Effigy   (1997.15.0144)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
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Artist/Maker Santa Gualinga
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1986 - 1987
Culture Canelos Quichua

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 21.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 14.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 8.9 cm
Weight 568 g
Measuring Remarks Weight converted to grams from ounces. (20 oz.)
Materials Ceramic--Stoneware, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Painting, Rubbing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

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

Whitten, Norman and Dorothea. From Myth to Creation: Art from Amazonian Ecuador. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1988. P. 47.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Norman E. and Dorothea S. Whitten
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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