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Tumi (Knife)

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Artist Unknown (Lambayeque)

Date

8th-10th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Tumi (Knife), Artist Unknown (Lambayeque)
Tumi (Knife): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Bronze
Size: 7 1/8 x 4 5/16 x 1/4 in. (18.1 x 10.95 x 0.64 cm)
Creation Place: South America, Peru, Andean region
Culture: Lambayeque, South America, Peru, Andean region
Style: 8th-10th century
Physical Description: Straight 'handle' flaring out to a thinner, fan-shaped blade
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John R. Kennedy
Accession Number: 99.57.14
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009