Turtle vessel - ROM2007_9021_1


Turtle vessel

Maker: Chimu
Geography: Peru
Date: 1000-1476 AD
Period: Late Intermediate Period
13 x 21 x 15 cm
Object number: 929.73.6
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. A.M. McQueen
Not on view
DescriptionChimu artists often depicted animals in their art. This modeled turtle is similar to those found in the region today.
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