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Feline Bottle

600–400 B.C.
Peru, Tembladera
H. 9 1/8 x W. 5 3/4 x D. 8 1/4 in. (23.2 x 14.6 x 21 cm)
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1968
Accession Number:
Not on view
[Alan Lapiner, Arts of the Four Quarters, Ltd., New York, until 1968]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 477.

King, Heidi, Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, and Paloma Carcedo de Mufarech. Rain of the Moon: Silver in Ancient Peru. New York, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000, P. 18 Fig. 5.

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