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Artist
Tairona
Title
Labret
Date
1000–1550 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Overall: 1 1/4 × 3/4 in. (3.2 × 1.9 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2002.4535
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

[Sotheby's, New York, November 22, 1999, Sale 7391 Pre-Columbian Art, Lot 220]; purchased by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, November 22, 1999–2002; given to MFAH, 2002.