Nose Ornament in the Form of an Long-Nosed Saurian with C-shaped Body

A work made of spondylus shell.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of spondylus shell.

Date:

A.D. 800/1200

Artist:

Coclé
Venado Beach, Coclé province, Panama

About this artwork

On View

Arts of the Americas, Gallery 136

Artist

Coclé

Title

Nose Ornament in the Form of an Long-Nosed Saurian with C-shaped Body

Origin

Venado Beach

Date

750 AD–1250

Medium

Spondylus shell

Dimensions

W. 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Wirt D. Walker Fund

Reference Number

1969.794

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