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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Human figure

ca. 1200

Gold

5 × 2 cm, 0.02 kg (1 15/16 × 13/16 in., 0.04 lb.)
Gift of Bryce Appleton, B. A. 1965, Marc Appleton, M. ARCH. 1972, Lynnie Appleton, and Lili Appleton in honor of their mother, Ariel Bryce Appleton, and her interest in Costa Rica, its people, and their art
2009.200.1
Geography: 
Made in Costa Rica
Culture: 
Costa Rica, Guapiles, Atlantic Watershed
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Bryce Appleton, Marc Appleton, Lynnie Appleton, and Lili Appleton, to 2009; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.