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Pendant

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Artist Unknown (Chiriqui or Diquis)

Date

8th-15th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pendant, Artist Unknown (Chiriqui or Diquis)
: Twelve Pre-Columbian Gold Objects
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Gold
Size: 2 3/8 in. (6.03 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Culture: Chiriqui or Diquis, Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Style: Pre-Columbian, 8th-15th century
Physical Description: miniature figure of a Man with a Rattle; lost wax casting in gold; this figure was found in the South Central region of Costa Rica, near the town of Buenos Aires
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 53.2.8
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009