An excellent Inca bronze tumi with full size Feline
Price: € 4.200,--
Size: 8,2 x 9,5 cm
Period: Peru c. 1350-1500 AD.
Condtion: Very Good
Similar example is house at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Accession Number : 64.228.242; the “1874 German Bilder Atlas”
and in “Cobra Del Antiguo Peru".
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This ceremonial knife has a short thick handle and a rarer oval shaped Half-moon gilded blade.
The finial has a very detailed feline lying down on a rectangular platform.
Mouth opened with teeth exposed.
Eyes, ears, spots and overall body are well formed.
This item is presented in partnership with, an U.S.A. dealer, specializing in High quality Pre-Columbian art.