Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of Ear Rods

Date:
8th–12th century
Geography:
Panama, Cocle Province, Rio Parita region
Culture:
Macaracas
Medium:
Gold, greenstone
Dimensions:
L. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.730
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1958]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1958, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

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



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