Lime dipper

Quimbaya
A.D. 500–1530


Object Place: Department of Quindío, Colombia

Dimensions

Bottom piece: 0.5 x 15.6 cm (3/16 x 6 1/8 in.) Top piece (with figure): 1.1 x 5.1 cm (7/16 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.774

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ritual objects

Provenance

March, 1975, sold by Alphonse Jax (dealer), New York, to Lavinia and Landon T. Clay, New Hampshire [see note]; 2003, year-end gift of Lavinia and Landon T. Clay to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 2004)

NOTE: First lent to the MFA June 11, 1975.

Credit Line

Gift of Lavinia and Landon T. Clay