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Artist
Moche
Title
Rattle Bead in the Form of a Human Head
Date
1600 BC–1000 AD
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
Overall: 2 3/8 × 2 3/4 × 1 1/2 in. (6.1 × 7 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2010.2369
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston; Estate of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., 2008–2010; given to MFAH, 2010.