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Object Number:SA2781
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Costa Rica
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 700-1522 CE
Early Date: 700
Late Date: 1522
Section:American
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Monkey
Height: 7.5 cm
Width: 7.5 cm
Outside Diameter:3.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kalebdjian Freres, 1920

Description

Monkey, bell, headdress of snakes heads.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
Philadelphia Discovers: Discovery Ball (04 May 1985 - 04 May 1985) View Objects in Exhibition
Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Wardwell, Allen. 1968. The Gold of Ancient America.. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 121, fig. 108View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Farabee, William C. Sep 1920. "Ancient American Gold". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XI. no. no. 3. pg. 93-129 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 58View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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