University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:SA4681
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Inca
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Date Made: late 15th century
Early Date: 1460
Late Date: 1500
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Serpents
Height: 12 cm
Length: 66 cm
Width: 41 cm
Credit Line:Gift of F. C. Durant, 1927

Description

Carved black stone bowl. Ornate, heavy, serpents in relief; horizontal handles, ceremonial.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
South American Gallery (1955 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 191 Bottom row, rightView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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