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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

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