Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hammered Copper Chisel

Date:
1st–mid-16th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Peru; north coast (?)
Medium:
Copper
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 1/2 x 5 3/8in. (3.8 x 13.7cm)
Classification:
Metal-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Cummings, 1964
Accession Number:
64.228.593
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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