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Artist
Sicán (Lambayeque)
Title
Ceremonial Scepter
Date
800–1375 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
109M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2010.1119
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Private collection, Europe; [Sotheby's, New York, November 18, 1991, lot 13]; purchased by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, November 18, 1991–until d. 2008; Estate of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., 2008–2010; given to MFAH, 2010.