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This one is particularly finely designed and may have been used for ritual deer hunting.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "ChimĂș", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Late Intermediate Period", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 493 / Bliss number B-454.PG / DO number PC.B.454 (57.319, 63.373) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Late Intermediate Period Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 185.5g ", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.454.S2.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.454.S2.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.454.S2.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.454.S2.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19628", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22521, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22521", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.600", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "900-1470 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "900", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1470", "Disp_Title" : "Standing Human Figure", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "20 cm x 9 cm x 6 cm (7 7/8 in. x 3 9/16 in. x 2 3/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "20 cm", "Disp_Width" : "9 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "wood and feathers", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "wood and feathers", "Info_Page_Comm" : "This elaborate wooden figure may have been the finial on a long stafbf. Every surface, except for the face, legs, and arms, was covered in bright colored feathers. The headdress, collar, and back of the head are decorated with blue, orange, yellow, and red feathers, while green ones covered the chest, back and shoulders. Enough feathers remain so that their identification is possible. 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All have wooden shafts, steeply tapering and pointed at both ends. They are painted with bands of color near the whorls, which are made of clay and have an oblong shape with incised and post-fired painted designs.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Chancay", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Late Intermediate Period", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Previously on record in Period/Style field: Late Intermediate Period Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), no previous weight on record. 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All have wooden shafts, steeply tapering and pointed at both ends. They are painted with bands of color near the whorls, which are made of clay and have an oblong shape with incised and post-fired painted designs. This spindle is nearly black in color and thought to be made of a different wood than the others.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Chancay", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Late Intermediate Period", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Previously on record in Period/Style field: Late Intermediate Period Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), no previous weight on record. 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All have wooden shafts, steeply tapering and pointed at both ends. They are painted with bands of color near the whorls, which are made of clay and have an oblong shape with incised and post-fired painted designs. This spindle has a shorter whorl with a trapezoidal profile, perhaps making it easier to spin finer yarn.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Chancay", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Late Intermediate Period", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Previously on record in Period/Style field: Late Intermediate Period Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), no previous weight on record. 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