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Bird Ornament

Date:
6th–10th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Tiwanaku
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 x W. 6 1/2 in. (16.4 x 16.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift and Bequest of Alice K. Bache, 1974, 1977
Accession Number:
1974.271.54
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1967]; Alice K. Bache, New York, 1964–1977 (partial gift from 1974)

Jones, Julie, and Susan Mullin Vogel. Notable Acquisitions (Metropolitan Museum of Art) (1965–1975), pp. 171–183.



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