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Amulet

Cajamarca peoples


Object Place: South America, Peru

Dimensions

4.4 x 3.4 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.490

Medium or Technique

Ivory; bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Amulets

Figure of Virgin; arms extended; gold crown on head; black hair; white cloak decorated with spots of red, blue, and gold; robe of dark red, trimmed with gold. Wax.

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Appleton