Coca or lime spoon/dipper

Date created
AD 1470-1550 (Late Horizon period)
Culture/People
probably Central Andes: Chimú-Inka style (archaeological) (attributed)
Previous owner
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954
Seller
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954
Collection History
Collected or purchased from local residents by Alpheus Hyatt Verrill (1871-1954, explorer, author, and MAI field collector) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Hyatt Verrill in 1928.
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Place
Cusco (Cuzco) Region; Peru
See related items
Central Andes: Chimú-Inka style (archaeological)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
15/8331
Barcode
158331.001
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Object Name
Coca or lime spoon/dipper
Media/Materials
Bronze
Techniques
Cast
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68909908c-5159-4aec-af0c-7b9fec948093
Record ID
NMAI_169756