• Culture/People:

    Inka (Inca)

  • Object name:

    Qero/Kero

  • Date created:

    1550-1800

  • Place:

    Cusco (Cuzco) Region; Peru

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, paint, tree pitch/gum

  • Techniques:

    Carved, painted, aboriginally repaired

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Alberto Reid; purchased by MAI in 1917 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).

  • Dimensions:

    19.9 x 16.9 cm

  • Catalog number:

    6/5837

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