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Warrior Vessel

Date:
14th–15th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Chimú
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 6 5/8 x W. 3 1/2 x D. 3 1/2 in. (16.8 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1969
Accession Number:
1978.412.162a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1967]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1976, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1967–1969; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1969-1978

King, Heidi. Rain of the Moon: Silver in Ancient Peru. New York, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000, 11, 39.



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