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Staff

Staff
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Culture/People
probably Chimú (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Previous owner
Stanley Selengut, Non-Indian
Seller
Stanley Selengut, Non-Indian
Presenter/funding source
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987
Dr. Marietta Lutze Sackler (Mrs. Arthur M. Sackler), Non-Indian, 1919-2019
Date created
AD 800-1400
Object Type
Personal items
Object Name
Staff
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
78 x 6 x 4 cm
Catalog Number
23/9244
Barcode
239244.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Stanley Selengut (an importer of Andean crafts); purchased by MAI in 1967 using funds donated by Dr. Arthur Sackler (1913-1987, a New York City physician, philanthropist, and art collector) and his wife Dr. Marietta Lutze Sackler (1919-2019).
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Chimú (archaeological culture)
Personal items
On View
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Place
Trujillo; Trujillo Province; La Libertad Region; Peru