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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 Art of Precolumbian Gold: The Jan Mitchell Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, no, 40, pp. 162-163, p. 162, fig. 40, left.



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