Calendar stone

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Culture/People
probably Quechua (attributed)
Donor
Sherwin Landfield (Sherwin Herman Landfield), Non-Indian, 1921-2007
Jacqueline Landfield (Marie Louise Jacqueline Plas/Mrs. Sherwin Landfield), Non-Indian, 1926-2011
Collector
Sherwin Landfield (Sherwin Herman Landfield), Non-Indian, 1921-2007
Object Name
Calendar stone
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Ground, carved
Dimensions
6 x 8 x 2 cm
Object Type
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Place
Peru (inferred)
Date created
1940-1960
Collection History
Acquired by Sherwin Landfield (1921-2007) in the 1960s when he worked in South America for the United States Agency for International Development; donated to NMAI in 2007 by Sherwin Landfield and Jacqueline Landfield (1926-2011).
Catalog Number
26/6413
Barcode
266413.000
See related items
Quechua
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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