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Ceremonial Knife (Tumi)

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Probably A.D. 1000/1470

Artist:

Possibly Chimú
North coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Chimú

Title

Ceremonial Knife (Tumi)

Origin

Peru

Date

1000–1470

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

15.6 × 9.1 cm (6 1/8 × 3 9/16 in)

Credit Line

Gift of Frank B. Hubachek

Reference Number

1976.640

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