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Qero/Kero

Qero/Kero
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Culture/People
Colonial Inka (Inca)
Previous owner
Carlebach Gallery
Seller
Carlebach Gallery
Seller agent
Julius Carlebach (Julius Hirsch Carlebach), Non-Indian, 1909-1964
Date created
AD 1470-1821
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Object Name
Qero/Kero
Media/Materials
Wood, pigment/pigments, tree pitch/gum
Techniques
Carved, incised, painted
Dimensions
21 x 22 cm
Catalog Number
21/6917
Barcode
216917.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1950 from the Julius Carlebach Gallery (New York), operated by Julius Carlebach (1909-1964).
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Colonial Inka (Inca)
Food/Beverage Serving
Place
Southern Highlands; Peru
Usage