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Artist
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco)
Title
Cup Depicting the Decapitator Deity
Date
400–1100 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
4 3/8 × 3 3/8 × 5 in. (11.2 × 8.6 × 12.7 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
212M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2004.2536
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York]; [Sotheby's, New York, May 17, 1993, Pre-Columbian Sale 6420, Lot 38]; purchased by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, May 17, 1993–2004 [1]; given to MFAH, 2004.