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Spangle/Clothing decoration  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "AD 1200-1500"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1200-1500

Materials:

Copper, gold

Techniques:

Hammered, embossed, perforated, gilded

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Andes, Cerro Narrio/Chaullabamba (archaeological culture), Native Americans, Northern Andes, South America

State:

Carchi Province, Canar Province, Azuay Province

Country:

Ecuador

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Joseph Sheldon and James Judge (an antiquities dealer in Quito, Ecuador); purchased by MAI in 1973.

Source ID:

NMAI_264235

Catalog Number:

24/8319

Album Name:

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