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Object Number:27852E
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I, Oldest Part
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: from a mummy
Section:American
Materials:Shell
Carnelian
Technique:Inlaid
Iconography:Human Figure
Tooth
Claw
Foot
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:994b-i - Field No SF

Description

human figure of shell inlaid with dot decoration and 5 beads (3 long beads-1 molar tooth of shell,1 squared bead or pendant of carnelian, 2 crab claws? of shell, 2 pendants 1 foot);1 rather conical "one pendant missing".

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