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Artist
Chimú
Title
Deity Effigy Beaker
Date
1100–1450 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Overall: 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
212M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2010.278
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Private collection, Europe; [Sotheby's, New York, May 19, 1987, Pre-Columbian Sale 5579, Lot 22]; purchased by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, May 19, 1987–2008; Estate of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., 2008–2010; given to MFAH, 2010.