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Artist
Calima
Title
Shell Pendant
Date
1000 BC–1400 AD
Medium
Gold and shell
Dimensions
2 1/8 × 1 × 3/4 in. (5.4 × 2.5 × 1.9 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2004.2465
Classification
Jewelry & Adornment
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, by at least January 12, 2003–2004 [1]; given to MFAH, 2004. [1] Glassell Inventory, precedes object purchased from Christie's auction on January 12, 2003.