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Artist
Moche
Title
Owl ornaments
Date
100–700 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
each: 11/16 × 9/16 × 1/8 in. (1.7 × 1.4 × 0.3 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2001.1356.1,.2
Classification
Jewelry & Adornment
Provenance

(Lot #175 in Sotheby's Pre-Columbian and American Indian Art Auction, May 17 & 18, 2000 (Sale 7476)); Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2001, 2001.1356.1,.2