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Maté container
Maté container
Date:
19th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 20
Century:
Media:
Silver And Gourd
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Spanish Colonial
Accession Number:
1995.55.3.3
Acquisition Date:
1995-09-14
Credit Line:

Gift of Rodney and Greta Johnson

Exhibition History:

A Feast for the Eye, 1998

from composed mate set (herb tea making set, includes gourd container, tea cup, 3 drinking straws)

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