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Artist
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco)
Title
Crown ornament depicting the face of the Sun God
Date
400–1100 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Overall: 7 5/8 × 13 7/8 in. (19.3 × 35.2 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
212M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2010.447
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston, since at least 1979 [Glassell Album #9, slide dated "NOV 79"]; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2010, 2010.447