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Warrior With Club And Shield

Moche, Early Intermediate Period
100-800 CE
5.7 cm x 5.7 cm x 1.5 cm (2 1/4 in. x 2 1/4 in. x 9/16 in.)

On view


Boone, Elizabeth Hill (ED.) 1996 Andean Art at Dumbarton Oaks. Pre-Columbian Art at Dumbarton Oaks; No. 1. Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Washington, D.C. vol. 1, p. 157-8, pl. 35.

Exhibition History
"The Moche of Ancient Peru: Media and Messages", Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Cambridge, MA, 10/21/2005 -11/30/2007.

Acquisition History
Purchased from Louis Slavitz, New York (collector), by Dumbarton Oaks, 1969.

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.

Anthropomorphic | Moche | Warriors