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Aymara ritual silver cup
Bolivia Andes - Aymara
Height 6.5 cm
Collected Bolivia 1974 from a local family
Good condition (item uncleaned)
Known as awarint kupanaka, such cups were used across the Andes by Quechua, Chipaya and Aymera Indians to offer blessings of cane alcohol during rituals.