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Bombilla
Bombilla
Date:
19th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 20
Century:
Media:
Silver
Dimensions:
8 5/8 x 1 x 1 in. (21.9 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Spanish Colonial
Accession Number:
1995.55.3.2
Acquisition Date:
1995-09-14
Credit Line:

Gift of Rodney and Greta Johnson

Exhibition History:

A Feast for the Eye, 1998

from Mate set (herb tea making set, includes gourd container, tea cup, 3 drinking straws)
"bombilla"
Drinking straw, round head

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Woman's mantle (huayllas)
Mantle brooch
Mantle brooch (19th century)
Spoon
Spoon (19th century)
Woman's mantle (ahuayo)