Late Horizon
Inca

Ceremonial knife (tumi) with figural finial, A.D. 1470–1532

Cast copper-tin alloy (handle and finial); silver (blade), with small percentage of gold; malachite, spondylus, and mussel shell inlay
20 × 18.4 × 5.1 cm (7 7/8 × 7 1/4 × 2 in.)
Museum purchase, Fowler McCormick, Class of 1921, Fund
2014-47