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Staff head/finial with double-headed pelican  (Personal items)  "AD 500-1500"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

500-1500

Materials:

Gold

Techniques:

Cast

Dimensions:

12 x 9.5 x 13 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Circum-Caribbean, Mainland Caribbean, Native Americans, South America, Zenu (Sinu) (archaeological)

Site Name:

Rio Cauca and Rio Nechi

State:

Antioquia Department

Country:

Colombia

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of W.B. Robinson; purchased by MAI in 1919 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).

Source ID:

NMAI_99335

Catalog Number:

9/2106

Album Name:

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