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Effigy Vase

Object Number:SA4643
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chimu
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Gold
Technique:Hammered
Height: 31.75 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Major F. Johnstone Porter, 1925

Description

Gold effigy vase, one of a pair (see SA4642). Typical Chimu repousee work, hammered out of single piece

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Philadelphia Discovers: Discovery Ball (04 May 1985 - 04 May 1985) 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 190 Bottom row, centerView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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