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Artist
Chimú
Title
Deity Effigy Beaker
Date
1100–1450 AD
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
10 1/2 × 3 7/8 × 5 1/2 in. (26.7 × 9.8 × 14 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
209M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2004.2549
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, by at least November 1967–2004 [1]; given to MFAH, 2004. [1] Glassell Album #3, before slide dated "NOV 67".