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Qero/Kero

Qero/Kero
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Culture/People
probably Inka (Inca): Colonial Inka (archaeological) (attributed)
Previous owner
Mauro Pando (Mauro Enrique Pando y Pomar), Non-Indian, 1896-ca. 1960
Seller
Mauro Pando (Mauro Enrique Pando y Pomar), Non-Indian, 1896-ca. 1960
Presenter/funding source
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928
Date created
AD 1550-1800
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Object Name
Qero/Kero
Media/Materials
Wood, paint, tree pitch/gum
Techniques
Carved, painted, aboriginally repaired
Dimensions
18.3 x 16 cm
Catalog Number
10/5636
Barcode
105636.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Mauro Pando (1896-ca. 1960, a Peruvian antiquities dealer); purchased by MAI from Mauro Pando in 1921 using funds donated by MAI trustee James B. Ford (1844-1928).
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Inka (Inca): Colonial Inka (archaeological)
Food/Beverage Serving
Place
Highlands; Peru (inferred)