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Qero/Kero

Qero/Kero
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Culture/People
Colonial Inka (Inca)
Previous owner
Willard V. King (Willard Vinton King), Non-Indian, 1868-1955
Donor
Willard V. King (Willard Vinton King), Non-Indian, 1868-1955
Date created
AD 1550-1800
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Object Name
Qero/Kero
Media/Materials
Wood, metal
Techniques
Carved, aboriginally repaired
Dimensions
18 x 15 cm
Catalog Number
16/4926
Barcode
164926.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by Willard V. King (1868-1955, a New York City banker and MAI trustee) from an unknown source during a trip to South America in 1928 or 1929; donated to MAI by Willard V. King in 1929.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Colonial Inka (Inca)
Food/Beverage Serving
Place
Cusco (Cuzco) Region; Peru