Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Serpent (tunjo)

Date:
10th–16th century
Geography:
Colombia, Bogotá and Tunja, Guatavita Lake
Culture:
Muisca
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Length 6-3/8 in.
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift and Bequest of Alice K. Bache, 1974, 1977
Accession Number:
1974.271.27
Not on view
[Allan Caplan, New York, until 1965]; Alice K. Bache, New York, 1965–1977 (partial gift from 1974)

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