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Ekeko ("God of Abundance") doll  (Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls)  "circa 1950"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1940-1960

Materials:

Ceramic doll, cotton cloth, wool cloth, paint, plastic, tobacco, paper, wood

Techniques:

Painted, woven

Dimensions:

18 x 17 x 14 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Andes, Central Andes, Central Andes/Central Highlands, Central Andes/North Coast, Central Andes/Southern Highlands, Native Americans, Quechua, South America, Southern Andes

City:

Cusco (Cuzco)

County:

Cusco (Cuzco) Province

State:

Cusco (Cuzco) Region

Country:

Peru

Collection History:

Collected by anthropologist Beate R. Salz (1913-2006) in 1951; donated by the Wenner-Gren Foundation in the same year.

Source ID:

NMAI_233194

Catalog Number:

21/8519

Album Name:

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