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Vessel in the form of a Llama
Vessel in the form of a Llama
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silver
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. (13.3 x 8.9 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Spanish Colonial
Provenance:

collected by the donor's father, George L. Harrington, a geologist working in Bolivia c. 1920-1929.

Accession Number:
1993.70.9.1a-b
Acquisition Date:
1993-12-02
Credit Line:

George L. Harrington Collection

llama with covered opening on back

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