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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Canopa (Llama Effigy)

1400–1532

Green stone

7.9 × 6.5 cm (3 1/8 × 2 9/16 in.)
Bequest of Charles E. Rogers, B.A. 1937, M.A. 1942, M.A 1982
2003.56.64
Geography: 
Central Andes, Peru
Culture: 
Central Andes, Inca
Period: 
Late Horizon
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2003,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004): 137.

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