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Gold Sheet Ornament

Date:
A.D. 200–900
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Peruvian
Medium:
Gold (hammered)
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 1/4 x 2 3/16 in. (18.4 x 5.5 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Cummings, 1964
Accession Number:
64.228.370
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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