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Decapitator Plaque

Date:
390–450
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche (Loma Negra)
Medium:
Silvered copper, shell
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/16 x 11in. (23 x 28cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Bequest of Jane Costello Goldberg, from the Collection of Arnold I. Goldberg, 1986
Accession Number:
1987.394.69
Not on view
[Alan C. Lapiner, New York, until 1970]; Arnold I. Goldberg, New York, 1970–(d.)1976; Jane Costello Goldberg, New York, 1976–(d.)1986

King, Heidi, Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, and Paloma Carcedo de Mufarech. Rain of the Moon: Silver in Ancient Peru. New York, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000.



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