Bead Carved in the Form of a Human Head

A work made of stone.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 500

Artist:

Moche
North coast, Peru

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Artist

Moche

Title

Bead Carved in the Form of a Human Head

Origin

North Coast

Date

100 BC–500 AD

Medium

Stone

Dimensions

2.5 x 2.5 x 2.3 cm (1 x 1 x 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.2524

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