Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Nose Ornament

Date:
1st–3rd century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Moche
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 3 x W. 5 x D. 3/4 in. (7.6 x 12.7 x 1.9 cm)
Weight: 0.0428lb. (0.0194kg)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur M. Bullowa Bequest, 1996
Accession Number:
1996.407.2
Not on view
[David M. Lantz , New York, until 1996]

Related Objects

Nose Ornament Overlay

Artist: Date: 390–450
Accession Number: 1979.206.1247
Date: 390–450 Medium: Gold, silver, stone Accession: 1979.206.1247 On view in:Gallery 357

Nose Ornament with Shrimp

Artist: Date: A.D. 390–450
Accession Number: 1979.206.1236
Date: A.D. 390–450 Medium: Gold, silver, stone Accession: 1979.206.1236 On view in:Gallery 357

Nose Ornament with Intertwined Serpents

Artist: Date: A.D. 390–450
Accession Number: 1979.206.1225
Date: A.D. 390–450 Medium: Gold, silver; eyes restored Accession: 1979.206.1225 On view in:Gallery 199

Earflare with Condor

Artist: Date: 390–450
Accession Number: 1979.206.1245
Date: 390–450 Medium: Silver, gold, gilded copper, shell Accession: 1979.206.1245 On view in:Gallery 357

Earflare with condor

Artist: Date: 390–450
Accession Number: 1979.206.1246
Date: 390–450 Medium: Silver, gold, gilded copper, shell Accession: 1979.206.1246 On view in:Gallery 357