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Breast Plaque

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Artist Unknown (Veraguas)

Date

9th-15th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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: Twelve Pre-Columbian Gold Objects
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Gold
Size: 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm) (Diam.)
Creation Place: Central America, Panama, Isthmus region
Culture: Veraguas, Central America, Panama, Isthmus region
Style: Pre-Columbian, 9th-15th century
Physical Description: Gold Ornament, 5 motifs. Breast plaque of beaten and embossed gold. Found in Veraguas Province burial, Panama.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 53.2.4
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009