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Earflare

Date:
7th–10th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Wari
Medium:
Silver, cotton
Dimensions:
W. 3 1/4 x L. 3 3/4 in. (8.3 x 9.5 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Musical Instruments
Credit Line:
Bequest of Jane Costello Goldberg, from the Collection of Arnold I. Goldberg, 1986
Accession Number:
1987.394.581
Not on view
[Alan C. Lapiner, New York, until 1975]; Arnold I. Goldberg, New York, from 1975; Jane Costello Goldberg, New York, until (d.)1986

King, Heidi, Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, and Paloma Carcedo de Mufarech. Rain of the Moon: Silver in Ancient Peru. New York, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000, 4, 32.



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