Ancient Forms for the Modern Eye April 2018 - Page 152



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Moche Rattle Cup with Crayfish Motif
Early Intermediate Period – Middle Horizon: 200 – 800 A.D.
Ceramic: Ornageware with cream paint
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 1/4 in. (17.5 x 13.3 cm)
The outward flaring cylindrical vessel has a rattle base. The bowl’s
interior was decorated with single embossed and colored crayfish with
extended tentacles.
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