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Inca (Peru)

Ceremonial “tumi” knife

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Object Details

Culture

Inca (Peru)

Date

AD 1400-1532

Medium

Copper or bronze alloy

Dimensions

4 1/2 × 4 1/2 inches (11.4 × 11.4 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Carroll, PhD 1951

Object
Number

2006.070.415

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