• Culture/People:

    probably Inka (Inca) (archaeological) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Vessel

  • Native term:

    mak'as

  • Date created:

    AD 1470-1532

  • Place:

    Pachacamac; Pachacamac; Pachacamac District; Lima Province; Peru

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery, paint

  • Techniques:

    Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by archaeologist Adolph F. Bandelier (1840-1914) between 1892 and 1910; acquired by MAI in 1917 from an unknown source.

  • Dimensions:

    19 x 26 x 15.5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    6/3016

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Quechua exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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