Meso/South American/Spanish Colonial
Object Place: Chile
5.4 x 60.01 cm (2 1/8 x 23 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Silver headdress formed by large flat links. Circular disks hang from the links, each decorated with an incised ring. At each end of the headdress are two shell forms.
Purchased in January 1988 in the market place of Tumuco, 600 miles south of Santiago, Chile, by the dealer; to MFA October, 27, 1994, purchase.
Helen B. Sweeney Fund