Wing Oyster Pendant with Incised Bird Head Maker: Unknown

900–400 B.C.

Art of the Ancient Americas

On view, 1st floor, Art of the Ancient Americas
Medium

Jadeite with cinnabar

Dimensions

1 1/4 × 4 3/4 in. (3.175 × 12.065 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil. 1974

Accession Number

2010.228.7

Period

Middle Formative Period

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Ex collection: Samuel Dubiner, Tel Aviv.
Bibliography
  • "Acquisitions," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin: Online Supplement (accessed March 1, 2012), 29
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

accessories, pendants (jewelry)

Subject

birds (animals)

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