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Masked Figure Pendant

Date:
1st–7th century
Geography:
Colombia
Culture:
Calima (Yotoco)
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 x W. 1 3/8 x D. 5/8 in. (7 x 3.5 x 1.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.549
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1957, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 467.

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, p. 146.

Jones, Julie, and Heidi King. "Gold of the Americas." The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art vol. 59, no. 4 (Spring 2002), p. 22.



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