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Artist
Wari (Huari)
Title
Necklace
Date
650–900 AD
Medium
Lapis and shell
Dimensions
8 1/4 × 4 3/4 × 3/8 in. (21 × 12.1 × 1 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2001.1156
Classification
Jewelry & Adornment
Provenance

(Lot #14 in Sotheby's Pre-Columbian Art Auction, November 24, 1986); Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston, since at least 1987 [Glassell Album # 10, slide dated "NOV 87"]; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2001, 2001.1156