Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Puma Head Amulet

A.D. 500–1000

Basalt

1.8 x 2.9 x 4.1 cm (11/16 x 1 1/8 x 1 5/8 in.)
Gift of Thomas De Mott, 1942
1940.576
Culture: 
Central Andes, Tiwanaku
Period: 
Middle Horizon
Classification: 
Jewelry
Status: 
Not on view
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