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Object Number:42-35-452
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Nicaragua
Coast Of Corinto
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Mollusk Shell
Height: 7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:X-6 - Field No SF

Description

shell of purpura patula mollusk, animal used for purple dye

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Danien, Elin. 2002. Guide to the Mesoamerican Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 37, pl. 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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