Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of Arm Bands

Date:
11th–mid-16th century
Geography:
Costa Rica or Panama
Culture:
Costa Rica or Panama
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm) Cir. 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Jan Mitchell and Sons Collection, Gift of Jan Mitchell, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.322.2a, b
Not on view
(Lempert Auction Gallery, Cologne, Germany, Dec. 14, 1966, no. 1817); Jan Mitchell, New York, 1966–2002

Jones, Julie. The Art of Precolumbian Gold: The Jan Mitchell Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, no. 20, pp. 122-123.



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