Chimú. <em>Vessel with Two Fishermen in a Reed Boat</em>, 1100-1470. Ceramic, 9 3/4 x 11 x 7 in. (24.8 x 27.9 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Eugene Schaefer, 36.308. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 36.308_acetate_bw.jpg)

Vessel with Two Fishermen in a Reed Boat


Medium: Ceramic

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 11 x 7 in. (24.8 x 27.9 x 17.8 cm) mount (display dimensions): 10 1/4 x 12 x 7 in. (26 x 30.5 x 17.8 cm)


Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, The Americas’ First Peoples, 4000 B.C.E.–1521 C.E.


Accession Number: 36.308

Image: 36.308_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Blackware ceramic jar in the form of a large tortora reed boat with two men sitting on top paddling. There is a looped handle and spout in the center.

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