Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bottle, Monkey Handles

6th–10th century
Ceramic, pigment
H. 6 1/2 x W. 5 x D. 3 7/8in. (16.5 x 12.7 x 9.9cm)
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
Not on view
Baron Walram V. von Schoeler, Lima, Peru; Gabriella Passamonti (Baroness von Schoeler), Lima, Peru, until 1954; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1954, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

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