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Gorget

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Artist Unknown (Spiro)

Date

c. 1200-1350

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Gorget, Artist Unknown (Spiro)
Gorget: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Shell
Size: 1/2 x 4 in. (1.27 x 10.16 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Mississippi Valley region, Oklahoma, Le Flores City, Mississippian
Culture: Spiro, North America, United States, Mississippi Valley region, Oklahoma
Style: 12th-14th century
Physical Description: 1200-1350 A.D.; excavated at Temple Mound (LaFlore, OK) in 1940s
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 91.37.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009