Crucible

Date created
1971-1972
Culture/People
probably Non-Indian (attributed)
Collector
Gertrude Litto (Trudy Litto/Mrs. Frank A. Litto), Non-Indian, 1929-2017
Frank A. Litto, Non-Indian, 1919-2017
Previous owner
Gertrude Litto (Trudy Litto/Mrs. Frank A. Litto), Non-Indian, 1929-2017
Frank A. Litto, Non-Indian, 1919-2017
Donor
Gertrude Litto (Trudy Litto/Mrs. Frank A. Litto), Non-Indian, 1929-2017
Frank A. Litto, Non-Indian, 1919-2017
Collection History
Collected between 1971 and 1972 by Gertrude "Trudy" Litto (1929-2017) and her husband Frank A. Litto (1919-2017) during fieldwork and research on South American ceramic production and marketing; donated to NMAI by Frank and Gertrude Litto in 2004.
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Place
Campo la Vega; Campoalegre Municipality; Huila Department; Colombia
See related items
Non-Indian
Metal and Jewelry Tools and Equipment
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
26/3540
Barcode
263540.000
Object Type
Metal and Jewelry Tools and Equipment
Object Name
Crucible
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, painted
Dimensions
19.7 x 17.9 x 18 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67c406cd0-4169-47af-aa2a-ca1c4cbb4462
Record ID
NMAI_279691