• Culture/People:

    probably Aymara (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Ring-shaped paqcha (ritual vessel) with animal heads

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  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Vicinity of La Paz; La Paz; Pedro Domingo Murillo Province; La Paz Department; Bolivia

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery, paint

  • Techniques:

    Modeled, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by archaeologist Adolph F. Bandelier (1840-1914) between 1892 and 1910; acquired by MAI in 1917 from an unknown source.

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