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Ceremonial Knife (Tumi)

Date:
1st–mid-8th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Copper (hammered)
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 x 5 1/2 in. (7.8 x 14 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Cummings, 1964
Accession Number:
64.228.584
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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