Balance-Beam Scale with Incised Circles in Diamond Pattern

A work made of bone with pigment.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bone with pigment.

Date:

A.D. 500/800

Artist:

Possibly Nazca
South coast, Peru

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Artist

Nazca

Title

Balance-Beam Scale with Incised Circles in Diamond Pattern

Origin

Peru

Date

500 AD–800 AD

Medium

Bone with pigment

Dimensions

13.2 x 1.2 cm (5 3/16 x 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Buckingham Fund

Reference Number

1955.2579i

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