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Artist
Nasca
Title
Bead Assembly
Date
100 BC–700 AD
Medium
Sodalite, spondylus shell, white shell, green stone, agate, string
Dimensions
Overall: 4 3/8 × 2 3/16 in. (11.1 × 5.5 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2010.482
Classification
Jewelry & Adornment
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston, since at least 1970 [Glassell Album #5, slide dated "JUL 70"]; Examined by Alan R. Sawyer July, 1970. Report by Alan Sawyer; Letter dated August 17, 1971 indicates Alan Sawyer and Heather Lechtman conducted an additional examination in October, 1971. Possibly AG.765 according to report; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2010, 2010.482