Pair of Ear Spools, Gold, Calima (Yotoco)

Pair of Ear Spools

Date:
1st–7th century
Geography:
Colombia
Culture:
Calima (Yotoco)
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 x W. 2 1/2 in. (5.7 x 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Jan Mitchell and Sons Collection, Gift of Jan Mitchell, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.419.41–42
Not on view
Jan Mitchell, New York, acquired by 1985, until 1991

Jones, Julie, and Heidi King. "Gold of the Americas." The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art vol. 59, no. 4 (Spring 2002), p. 16.