Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Nose Ornament

Date:
390–450
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche (Loma Negra)
Medium:
Silver, gilt
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/8 x W. 2 5/8 in. (5.4 x 6.7 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1334
Not on view
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1969]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1969, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1969–1978

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