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Man and Llama Vessel

Date:
4th–7th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Recuay
Medium:
Ceramic, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/4 x W. 4 x D. 5 1/2 in. (17.1 x 10.2 x 14 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1969
Accession Number:
1978.412.146
Not on view
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1965]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1969; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1969–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 500.

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, p. 188 (right).

Pimentel, Victor, ed. Peru: Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Feb. 2–June 16, 2013. Montreal: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2013, 42, pp. 59, 353.

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