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Object Number: 42-35-452
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Nicaragua
Coast Of Corinto
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Mollusk Shell
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other NumberX-6 - Field No SF

Description

shell of purpura patula mollusk, animal used for purple dye


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

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