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Ear Spool

A work made of jadeite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of jadeite.

Date:

250–900 CE

Artist:

Classic Maya
Mexico, Guatemala or Honduras

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Maya

Title

Ear Spool

Place

Central America (Object made in)

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250 CE–900 CE

Medium

Jadeite

Dimensions

W.: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvia Coppersmith

Reference Number

1982.1659

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