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Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a human  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "AD 400-1500"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

400-1500

Materials:

Gold

Techniques:

Hammered, repousse

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Andes, Native Americans, South America, Southern Andes, Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)

Site Name:

Rio Lipez

County:

Sud Lipez Province

State:

Potosi Department

Country:

Bolivia

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1928 (possibly in London, England) using funds donated by MAI trustee James B. Ford (1844-1928).

Source ID:

NMAI_169687

Catalog Number:

15/8265

Album Name:

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