Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Earflare Frontal

Date:
3rd–7th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Gold, turquoise
Dimensions:
Diam. 3 1/4 in. (1.3 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.513
Not on view
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1957, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, p. 111.



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