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unknown Sicán, Cup, ca. 850/1250, 20 karat gold, Museum Purchase: Funds raised by Mrs. Thyrza Hoe Pelling and contributed by Robert O. Lee, Mrs. James Burns, Margaret and Kathleen Mason, Dr. Philip Onstott, Nancy Howard, Mrs. H.H. Dixon, Dr. and Mrs. Lendon Smith, Mrs. James D. Platt, and Edith Feldenheimer, public domain, 69.35

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Title

Cup

Artist

unknown Sicán (Sicán)

Date

ca. 850/1250

Medium

20 karat gold

Dimensions (H x W x D)

8 in x 6 7/8 in diam.

Inscriptions & Markings

inscription: Inside of beaker: white label: S PE 200

Collection Area

Pre-Columbian Art

Category

South America

Containers and Vessels

Object Type

cup

Culture

Sicán

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Funds raised by Mrs. Thyrza Hoe Pelling and contributed by Robert O. Lee, Mrs. James Burns, Margaret and Kathleen Mason, Dr. Philip Onstott, Nancy Howard, Mrs. H.H. Dixon, Dr. and Mrs. Lendon Smith, Mrs. James D. Platt, and Edith Feldenheimer

Accession Number

69.35

Copyright

public domain

Terms

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cups

gold

Location

Belluschi Building

Hoffman Wing

2nd Floor

Hayes Family Gallery

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