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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Muisca pendant necklace

A.D. 600–1600

Gold, silver or metal alloy, and coral

overall length: 33.02 cm (13 in.) other (Pendant): 3.4 × 1.09 cm(1 5/16 × 7/16 in.)
Anonymous gift
2015.87.8
Geography: 
Made in Colombia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Colombia, Muisca
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Arte Primitivo-Howard Rose-9/27/85

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.