{ "objects" : [ { "embark_ID" : 22519, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22519", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.619", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "900-1100 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "900", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1100", "Disp_Title" : "Bridge-and-Spout Bottle Depicting A Bird", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "20.3 cm x 10.2 cm x 25.4 cm (8 in. x 4 in. x 10 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "20.3 cm", "Disp_Width" : "10.2 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "ceramic", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "ceramic", "Info_Page_Comm" : "Exceptionally elegant in design, this piece made from a two piece mold was carefully formed and finished. The surface was burnished to create a smudged black texture with a low sheen. A small whistle mechanism was inserted in the handle behind the bird's neck allowing an exchange of air from spout to chamber possibly intended to imitate a bird call.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC. Gift of Barbara and Justin Kerr, 1989.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Lambayeque", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Horizon", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Bliss number B-619.PP / DO number PC.B.619 This object was wrongly catalogue, and published, as a Chimu piece. The conical shape of the spout and the truncated conical base is typical of the Lambayeuqe ceramic style. The record was changed in April, 2007 (JAM) Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.619.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.619.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.619.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.619.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "20246", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22693, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22693", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.522", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "810-970 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "810", "_Disp_End_Date" : "970", "Disp_Title" : "Blue And Yellow Panel", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "69.6 cm x 198.8 cm (27 3/8 in. x 78 1/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "69.6 cm", "Disp_Width" : "198.8 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "feathers, cotton", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "feathers, cotton", "Info_Page_Comm" : "This panel, along with several others of this type, was found rolled up in ceremonial portrait jars. The panel was made from the blue and yellow feathers of the Papagayo Macaw tied to the plain weave cotton base fabric. Different knots and string were used for the each color of feather. Although the fragility of such a piece suggests temporary or ritual use, its precise function remains unclear. They may simply have been made as offerings. ", "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 761 / Bliss number B-522.PT / DO number PC.B.522 (63.409) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Middle Horizon Formerly in the collection of Eleanor Lothrop, 1943; purchased by Robert Bliss from Mrs. Lothrop, 1960 If the same, Eleanor (Bachman) Lothrop was the second wife of Samuel K. Lothrop from 1929 to ca. 1958 (this is consistent with the date of 1943, the date she acquired the object). On March 1, 2011, researcher Noreen Touross (Landon T. Clay Professor of Scientific Archaeology Department of Human Evolutionary Biology Harvard University) took a feather sample of feather panel (PC.B.522) to date it with C14 method. She is dating most of the panels from the same cache available in several US museums as a part of her research project. On October 11, 2011, Touross C14 dates arrive: 810-970 CE for PC.B.522 (report on dossier)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.522.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.522.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.522.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.522.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19711", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 23058, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/23058", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.513", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "750-900 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "750", "_Disp_End_Date" : "900", "Disp_Title" : "Four-Cornered Hat with Long-Legged Birds", "Alt_Title" : "Pile Hat with Long-Legged Birds ", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "10 cm (3 15/16 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "10 cm", "Disp_Width" : "", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "wool, cotton", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "wool, cotton", "Info_Page_Comm" : "This bird design is similar to Nasca style. There are six full-sized bird panels and one narrower one arranged in a colorful pattern. The hat is started in one panel, but later is subdivided into four sections.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Wari or Provincial Wari", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Horizon", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 315 / Bliss number B-513.PT / DO number PC.B.513 (47.217, 57.358, 63.363) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Middle Horizon On Exhibit from january 2013 to january 2014", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.513.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.513.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.513.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.513.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19702", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }