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Artist
Vicús
Title
Nose Ornament
Date
200 BC–400 AD
Medium
Gold and another metal
Dimensions
Overall: 3 1/16 × 3 3/8 × 1/16 in. (7.8 × 8.6 × 0.1 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2010.605
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Two old collection stickers on the back. One reads "gn 25" and is possibly a John Wise Number. The other reads "184g, 1 of 11"; Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston, since at least 1972 [Glassell Album #8, slide dated "FEB 72"]; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2010, 2010.605