Circular Nose Ornament Incised with Concentric Bands

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

Circular Nose Ornament Incised with Concentric Bands

Origin

Venado Beach

Date

750 AD–1250

Medium

Spondylus shell

Dimensions

Diam. 5.1 cm (2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Lt. Col. Lee E. Montgomery

Reference Number

1971.774

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