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Earflare

Date:
6th–9th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Wari
Medium:
Bone, shell, stone
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 x Diam. 1 13/16 in. (6 x 4.6 cm)
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1968
Accession Number:
1978.412.215
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[Arts of the Four Quarters, Ltd., New York, until 1968]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

Newton, Douglas, Julie Jones, and Kate Ezra. The Pacific Islands, Africa, and the Americas/The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1987.

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