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Coca bag (ch'uspa) *
Title:
Coca bag (ch'uspa) *
Date:
1475–1532
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Fiber
Dimensions:
71.1 x 20.3 cm (28 x 8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Inca
Provenance:

Purportedly collected by the wife of Victor Wolfgang van Hagen (1908-1985), American explorer, archaelogist and anthropologist who traveled throughout South America, including Peru, from 1940-1965

Accession Number:
74.3.26
Acquisition Date:
1974-05-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Noma Copley