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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" : 22686, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22686", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.463", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "900-1100 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "900", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1100", "Disp_Title" : "Hand and Forearm ", "Alt_Title" : "Gold Hand And Forearm with Marine Imagery", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "20.2 cm x 7.35 cm x 4.4 cm (7 15/16 in. x 2 7/8 in. x 1 3/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "20.2 cm", "Disp_Width" : "7.35 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "gold", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "gold", "Info_Page_Comm" : "This small disembodied arm, probably representing that of a young child, is made of hammered gold with turquoise inlays and inlaid silver fingernails. The back of the hand, the wrist, and the upper forearm are decorated with relief designs of anthropomorphic waves. The deeply sunken palm suggests that it may have been used as a container.", "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 725 / Bliss number B-463PG / DO number PC.B.463 (63.382) Said to have been found with gold kero B-461, gold double-bridge-and-spout bottle B-462, and gold kero B-464 in a grave at Batán Grande; purchased by Robert Bliss from Robert Stolper, 1957. 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 144.1 g as well. 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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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