On View East India Marine Hall, level 2
- Peruvian artist
- Effigy bottle, about 1800
- H: 9 1/4 in, W: 7 in, D: 5 3/4 in (H: 23.5 cm, W: 17.8 cm, D: 14.6 cm)
- Gift of S. Page, 1827-1829
East India Marine Society Collection
This is an effigy bottle. The bottom neck of the bottle is shaped like the face of a man. His arms and hands are in relief. The vessel's handle is on the other side of the neck from the man's head. The top half of the body of the bottle is ornamented with broad rows of raised dots.
- East India Marine Hall, Peabody Essex Museum; November 15, 2013 through Present