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Double Eagle Pendant

Date:
10th–16th century
Geography:
Colombia, Guatavita Lake region
Culture:
Muisca
Medium:
Gold (cast alloy)
Dimensions:
W. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Purchase, Alice K. Bache Bequest and Gifts in memory of Alice K. Bache, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.168
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Possibly Leocadio Maria Arango, Medellin, Colombia; Lady Annie Brassey, London, acquired by 1885; possibly Hastings Museum, Sussex, UK; (Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, March 6, 1971, no. 93); [Dia Diodato, New York, 1971–1983]

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