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Sculptural ceramic ceremonial vessel that represents female sexual organs ML004202

Moche style1 AD - 800 AD

Museo Larco

Museo Larco
Lima, Peru

This sculptural ceramic bottle depicts female genitalia in great detail. The black color of the piece has to do with the symbolic relationship of nocturnal space with the inner world and the female body. (UH)

Esta botella escultórica de cerámica representa los órganos genitales femeninos con gran detalle. El color negro de la pieza tiene que ver con la relación simbólica del espacio nocturno, con el mundo interior y con el cuerpo femenino. (UH)

Details

  • Title: Sculptural ceramic ceremonial vessel that represents female sexual organs ML004202
  • Creator: Moche style
  • Date Created: 1 AD - 800 AD
  • Location Created: Trujillo, La Libertad, Peru, Peru
  • Título de la obra en español: Botella escultórica de cerámica que representa órganos genitales femeninos ML004202
  • Style: Mochica
  • Place Part Of: Peru
  • Physical Dimensions: w163 x h222 x d174 mm (Complete object)
  • More Info: Collection Database Entry - Museo Larco - Museo Larco
  • Type: Sculptural Ceramic Ceremonial Vessel
  • Rights: Museo Larco, Museo Larco
  • External Link: Museo Larco
  • Medium: Cerámica

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