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Nose Ornament

Date:
5th–10th century
Geography:
Colombia
Culture:
Zenu or Sinu
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) W. 1 3/8 in. (3.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Jan Mitchell and Sons Collection, Gift of Jan Mitchell, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.322.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Jan Mitchell, New York, acquired before 1969, until 2002

Jones, Julie. "The Jan Mitchell Collection." In The Art of Precolumbian Gold. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, p. 162, fig. 40, left.



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