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Knife, Condor

Date:
2nd–5th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Copper (cast), shell, turquoise
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/8 in. (17.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Implements
Credit Line:
Bequest of Jane Costello Goldberg, from the Collection of Arnold I. Goldberg, 1986
Accession Number:
1987.394.217
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[Leon Buki, Miami, FL, until 1968]; Arnold I. Goldberg, New York, 1968–(d.)1976; Jane Costello Goldberg, New York, 1976– (d.)1986

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