Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Finial with Figures

Date:
1st–mid-8th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Copper (cast)
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 5/8 x 1 3/4in. (6.7 x 4.5cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Cummings, 1964
Accession Number:
64.228.441
Not on view
Bruno J. Wassermann-San Blas Collection, Buenos Aires, Argentina, acquired by 1938, until 1954; Nathan Cummings, Chicago, 1954–1964

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