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Silver Octopus Ornament

Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Peru; north coast (?)
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Other: 1 1/2 in. (3.81 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Cummings, 1964
Accession Number:
64.228.231
Not on view
Bruno J. Wassermann-San Blas Collection, Buenos Aires, Argentina, acquired by 1938, until 1954; Nathan Cummings, Chicago, 1954–1964

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