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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Pair of Sinú earrings

200 B.C.–A.D. 1600

Gold

earring A: 3.51 × 5.99 cm (1 3/8 × 2 3/8 in.) Earring B: 3.45 × 5.92 cm (1 3/8 × 2 5/16 in.)
Anonymous gift
2015.87.1a-b
Geography: 
Made in Colombia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Colombia, Sinú
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Arte Primitivo-Howard Rose-12/18/85

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

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.