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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Stone bowl with horizontal handles on opposite sides


Green coarse-grained stone, micaceous serpentine ?

8.4 × 4.2 × 23 × 1.5 cm (3 5/16 × 1 5/8 × 9 1/16 × 9/16 in.)
Diameter without handles: 23.1 cm (9 1/8 in.)
Gift of the grandchildren of George Hewitt Myers, B.A. 1898, M.F. 1902
Central Andes, Peru
Central Andes, Inca
Late Horizon
Containers - Stone

Deposited by George Hewitt Myers at the Yale University Art Gallery in 1939, upon death of George Hewitt Myers, all tangible property was passed on to his wife, Louise Chase Myers, and upon her death, all tangible property was passed to her and George Hewitt Myers’ grandchildren.

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