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Artist
Chimú
Title
Whistling Jar with a Man Carried on a Litter
Date
1100–1450 AD
Medium
Earthenware with slip
Dimensions
7 1/2 × 3 1/2 × 7 7/8 in. (19.1 × 8.9 × 20.0 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Clement

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
209M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
83.225
Classification
Ceramics
Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Clement, until 1983; given to MFAH, 1983.