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Artist
Quimbaya
Title
Lime Container (Poporo) Lid
Date
1–800 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Other (.A): 4 3/4 × 3 5/16 in. (12.1 × 8.4 cm) Other (.B): 1 5/8 × 15/16 in. (4.1 × 2.4 cm) Overall: 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
209M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2010.853.A-.C
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

(Lot #64 in Sotheby's Pre-Columbian Art Auction, November 23, 1998. Sale #7224); Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2010, 2010.853.A-.C