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Artist
Nariño
Title
Nose Ornament with Birds
Date
600–1600 AD
Medium
Hammered and cut gold and copper
Dimensions
3 1/2 × 6 1/4 × 1/8 in. (8.9 × 15.9 × .3 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
211M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2001.917
Classification
Jewelry & Adornment
Provenance

Probably [André Emmerich (1924–2007), New York, by 1972] [1] [2]; purchased by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, 1972–2001 [1]; given to MFAH, 2001. [1] Glassell Album #8, precedes related object in slide dated "FEB 72" and with Andre Emmerich Photo Cat. No. YE 412. [2] Glassell Inventory.