Nasca pottery with humminbird design

Nasca artisan200 BC - 600 AD

Amano Pre-Columbian Textile Museum

Amano Pre-Columbian Textile Museum
Lima, Peru

Ovoid vessel, double-spout linked by a handle-bridge, designs represent hummingbirds holding a worm and, probably, fruits in the bottom of this piece.


  • Title: Nasca pottery with humminbird design
  • Creator: Nasca artisan
  • Date Created: 200 BC - 600 AD
  • Physical Location: Amano Precolumbian Textile Museum, Lima
  • Physical Dimensions: Height 130 mm x Diameter 130 mm
  • Provenance: Donation
  • Subject Keywords: Nazca, Nasca, nasca, nazca, pottery, polychrome, birds, pelican, ica, Ica
  • Type: Utilitarian and ceremonial object
  • External Link: Amano Precolumbian Textile Museum
  • Medium: Ceramic

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