Skip to Content

The museum is closed today. View our hours.

Feline Figurine

A work made of gold.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of gold.

Date:

A.D. 250/550

Artist:

Moche
Lambayeque Valley, north coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Moche

Title

Feline Figurine

Origin

North Coast

Date

250 CE–550 CE

Medium

Gold

Dimensions

L. 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

African and Amerindian Art Purchase Fund; purchased with funds provided by the Alsdorf Foundation

Reference Number

1970.420

IIIF Manifest  The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) represents a set of open standards that enables rich access to digital media from libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions around the world.

Learn more.

https://api.artic.edu/api/v1/artworks/34164/manifest.json

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share