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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Clothing Ornament

1370–1470

Gold

3.43 × 2.74 cm (1 3/8 × 1 1/16 in.)
Anonymous gift
2015.87.5
Geography: 
Made in Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Central Andes, Chimú
Period: 
Late Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Arte Primitivo-Howard Rose 9/25/1978

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.