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Miniature Hammered Silver Bottle with Blue Bead

Date:
8th–16th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Peru; north coast (?)
Medium:
Silver, gilt, bead
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 3/16 x 7/16in. (3 x 1.2cm)
Classification:
Metal-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Cummings, 1964
Accession Number:
64.228.762a, b
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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