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Bridge and Spout Bottle

12th–14th century
Lambayeque (Sicán)
Ceramic, pigment
H. 7 x W. 3 5/8 x D. 8 1/2 in. (17.8 x 9.3 x 21.6 cm)
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of John Wise, 1956
Accession Number:
Not on view
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1956]; Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Bird, Junius B. Art and Life in Old Peru: An exhibition. New York: American Museum of Natural History, 1961.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969.

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