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Ear Spools

A work made of spondylus shell.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of spondylus shell.

Date:

200 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Colima or Jalisco
Colima or Jalisco, Mexico

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Colima

Title

Ear Spools

Place

Western Mexico (Object made in)

Date

200 BCE–200 CE

Medium

Spondylus shell

Dimensions

Diam. 7 cm (2 3/4 in.) (each)

Credit Line

Maurice D. Galleher Endowment

Reference Number

2001.152.6-7

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