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Shield Painted with Abstract Figures

A work made of reeds, leather, cotton canvas, and pigment.
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  • A work made of reeds, leather, cotton canvas, and pigment.

Date:

A.D. 100/600

Artist:

Tiwanaku-Wari
North coast, Bolivia

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Tiwanaku

Title

Shield Painted with Abstract Figures

Origin

Bolivia

Date

100 CE–600 CE

Medium

Reeds, leather, cotton canvas, and pigment

Dimensions

Diam. 39.7 cm (15 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2506

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