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Male Figure (tunjo)

Date:
10th–mid-16th century
Geography:
Colombia, Guatavita Lake region
Culture:
Muisca
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Height 5-7/8 in.
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Jan Mitchell and Sons Collection, Gift of Jan Mitchell, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.419.30
Not on view
Jan Mitchell, New York, acquired by 1976, until 1991

Jones, Julie. The Art of Precolumbian Gold: The Jan Mitchell Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, no. 42, pp. 166-167.



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