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The top of the deity's head is represented as an open mouth with fangs, and his hair as snakes. Images are arranged so they can be viewed from different perspectives and as having different functions in the design as a whole.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Chavín", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Early Horizon", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Bliss number B-604.79.PG / DO number PC.B.604 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 96g as well.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.604.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.604.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.604.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.604.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "20231", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22692, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22692", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.481", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "900-1110 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "900", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1110", "Disp_Title" : "Tumi", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "22.4 cm x 8 cm x 1.5 cm (8 13/16 in. x 3 1/8 in. x 9/16 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "22.4 cm", "Disp_Width" : "8 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "copper", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "copper", "Info_Page_Comm" : "The tumi is a crescent-bladed knife of unknown function. Often perforated in the handle, tumis could be suspended and worn around the neck. The upper portion of the knife was cast into the shape of a noble figure wearing a headdress and earspools standing atop an elevated structure.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Lambayeque", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Horizon", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 732 / Bliss number B-481.PM / DO number PC.B.481 (63.406) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Late Intermediate Period, Chimu. 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 149.4 g as well. 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The image on the back of the mirror represents a frontal face with profile feline tears, possibly a bodiless version of the Frontal Staffed Figure, a deity that appears frequently in Wari art. Two sets of serpents emerge from the top and bottom of the head, and diamond pattern of the handle resembles the reptile's skin.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Wari", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Horizon", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 390 / Bliss number B-432.PL / DO number PC.B.432 (57.310, 63.364) Moisés Saenz (El Mezquital, Nuevo León, Mexico, 02/16/1888 – Lima, Peru, 10/24/1941) was a Mexican educator, politician, and diplomat who was part of the Latin-American indigenist movement on the 1920’s. He amasses a collection of pre-Columbian and contemporary Latin-American art. On his latest days he was the Mexican ambassador to Peru where he died in 1942. 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 (JAM). 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Both wear a headdress, earspools, and a long tunic, suggesting persons of a certain rank. The size of the beam and the intricacy of the design implies that this balance only weighed small quantities of possibly precious material.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Lambayeque", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Horizon", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 469 / Bliss number B-486.PM / DO number PC.B.486 (57.334, 63.408) 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 190.2 g as well.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.486.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.486.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.486.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.486.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19659", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }