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vicuña or guanaco figure
  • Peru
  • vicuña or guanaco figure, late 1800s–1965
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • brass
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4 x 1.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 9/16 x 9/16 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Mary E. Snyder
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6400
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Description

The brass figure is a guanaco or vicuña. It has shorter legs than a llama or alpaca, but it has a similar neck and ears.