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Head-form Bead

Date:
3rd–7th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/4 x W. 1 in. (3.2 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Beads-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Jan Mitchell and Sons Collection, Gift of Jan Mitchell, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.419.52
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Jan Mitchell, New York , acquired by 1985, until 1991

Jones, Julie. The Art of Precolumbian Gold: The Jan Mitchell Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, no. 66, pp. 212-213.



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