Cup

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Culture/People
probably Quechua (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
Object Name
Cup
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Mold-made, modeled
Dimensions
18 x 15 x 17 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Checca Pupuja; Azángaro Province; Puno Region; Peru
Date created
1971-1972
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.
Catalog Number
26/3662
Barcode
263662.000
See related items
Quechua
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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