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Artist
Nasca
Title
Pair of Toad Ornaments
Date
100 BC–700 AD
Medium
Gold, turquoise, spondylus shell, resin
Dimensions
Each: 5/8 × 11/16 × 1 in. (1.6 × 1.8 × 2.6 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
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Accession Number
2010.1294.1,.2
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, by at least 1970–until d. 2008 [1] [2] [3]; Estate of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., 2008–2010; given to MFAH, 2010. [1] Glassell Album # 5, slide dated "JUL 70" [2] Report by Alan R. Sawyer, July, 1970. [3] Examined by Alan R. Sawyer and Heather Lechtman, October, 1971, according to letter dated 8/17/1971.