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Necklace

Object Number:27859
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I, Oldest Part
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: From a mummy
Section:American
Materials:Shell
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Bird
Hand
Tooth
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:979d - Field No SF

Description

Neck-chain of shell beads, carved shell pendants representing birds, hand, tooth etc.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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