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Masked Figure Pendant

Date:
1st–7th century
Geography:
Colombia
Culture:
Calima (Yotoco)
Medium:
Gold (cast)
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 x W. 1 3/8 x D. 5/8 in. (7 x 3.5 x 1.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.548
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1957, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, 1957–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 467.

Jones, Julie, and Heidi King. "Gold of the Americas." The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art vol. 59, no. 4 (Spring 2002), p. 22.

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