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Artist
Nariño
Title
Pectoral Disk with Figures of a Pair of Monkeys
Date
600–1600 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Overall: 6 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 1/16 in. (16.5 × 16.5 × 0.1 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2010.773
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Private collection [1]; [Sotheby's, New York, November 24, 1986, lot 24]; purchased by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, 1987–2008 [2]; Estate of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., 2008–2010; given to MFAH, 2010. [1] Sotheby's catalog. [2] Glassell Album #10.