Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Featured Nasca Pottery

Showing 36 of 125

Image of Bowl with Bean Imagery

Bookmark and Share


unknown Nasca

Bowl with Bean Imagery

100 BCE - 750 CE

2 3/4 in. x 7 1/16 in. x 7 1/16 in. (7 cm x 18 cm x 18 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 69.1.316
Other Number(s): E.36 (Canaday No.)
Geography: South America, Peru
Classification: Containers and Vessels; Vessels; Bowls
Culture/Nationality: Nasca, Peruvian, South American
Collection: Ward M. Canaday Collection

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:
  • bean - General term for any edible seed of various species in several genera of the family Fabaceae.
  • bowls - Rounded, cuplike, hollow parts of objects, such as the body of a stemmed vessel or the part of a pipe in which tobacco is burned.
  • bowls - Rounded vessels that are generally wider than they are high, usually hemispherical or nearly so. A bowl may have a spreading base or foot ring and sometimes two handles or a cover. Distinguished from a cup, which is rather deep than wide.
  • Nasca
  • Peruvian - Of or belonging to the nation of Peru or its people.

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version
Additional Image 69.1.316_BMC_b.jpg
Additional Image 69.1.316_BMC_i.jpg
Additional Image 69.1.316_BMC_s.jpg
Additional Image 69.1.316_BMC_s_2.jpg
Additional Image 69.1.316_BMC_s_4.jpg
Additional Image 69.1.316_BMC_s_3.jpg

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=BMC>cite web |url= |title=Bowl with Bean Imagery |author=Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections |accessdate=5/30/2023 |publisher=Bryn Mawr College</ref>

Showing 36 of 125

Your current search criteria is: Portfolio is "Featured Nasca Pottery".

View current selection of records as: