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Miniature Bottle

Date:
11th–late 15th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Chimú or Chancay
Medium:
Silver, gilt
Dimensions:
Height: 3 3/16in. (8.1cm)
Diameter: 1 15/16in. (5cm)
Classification:
Metal-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Cummings, 1964
Accession Number:
64.228.421
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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Date: 11th–late 15th century Medium: Silver, gilt Accession: 64.228.421 On view in:Not on view