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Double-Spout-and-Bridge Bottle of A Skull


Wari, Middle Horizon
650-1000 CE
16.1 cm x 17.3 cm x 13 cm (6 5/16 in. x 6 13/16 in. x 5 1/8 in.)
ceramic
PC.B.489

On view


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Bibliography
Benson, Elizabeth P. 1963 Handbook of the Robert Woods Bliss Collection of Pre-Columbian Art. Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C., p. 66, cat. 365.

Bliss, Robert Woods 1947 Indigenous Art of the Americas: Collection of Robert Woods Bliss. National Gallery of Art; Smithsonian institution, Washington, D.C., p. 37, 150, cat. 206.

Bliss, Robert Woods 1957 Pre-Columbian Art: The Robert Woods Bliss Collection. Text and Critical Analyses by S. K. Lothrop, Joy Mahler and William F. Foshag. Phaidon, New York. p. 273, cat. 309, pl. CXXV.

Bliss, Robert Woods 1959 Pre-Columbian Art: The Robert Woods Bliss Collection. 2nd ed. Text and Critical Analyses by S. K. Lothrop, Joy Mahler and William F. Foshag. Phaidon, London. p. 273, cat. 309, pl. CXXV.

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. 168-9, pl. 38.

Christensen, Erwin O. 1955 Primitive Art. Crowell, New York. p. 259, fig. 223.

Natural History 1958 A Collection of Pre-Columbian Fine Art. Natural History 67 (3):126-135. p. 134.




Exhibition History
"Indigenous Art of the Americas", National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, April 1947 to May 1948.


Acquisition History
Acquired by Robert Woods Bliss before1947.

Robert Woods Bliss Collection of Pre-Columbian Art, Washington, DC, 1947-1962.

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


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