Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Masked Figure

Date:
390–450
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche (Loma Negra)
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H.1 5/8 x W. 7/8 x D. 7/8 in. (4.1 x 2.2 x 2.2 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1342
Not on view
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1969]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1969, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1969–1978

Schorsch, Deborah. "Silver-and-Gold Moche Artifacts from Loma Negra, Peru." Metropolitan Museum Journal vol. 33 (1998).



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