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Nose ornament/Nose ring  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "AD 800-1500"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

800-1500

Materials:

Gold

Techniques:

Hammered, repousse

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Circum-Caribbean, Mainland Caribbean, Muisca/Chibcha (archaeological culture), Native Americans, South America

City:

Ibague

County:

Ibague Municipality

State:

Tolima Department

Country:

Colombia

Collection History:

Collected by Luther S. Livingston (1864-1914, New York City publisher and later librarian of the Widener collection at Harvard University) between 1891 and 1893 during travel in Colombia to collect wild orchids; purchased by MAI in 1913.

Source ID:

NMAI_36288

Catalog Number:

3/3866

Album Name:

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