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Artist
Tairona
Title
Nose Ornament
Date
500–1550 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Overall: 3 × 3 7/8 × 1/2 in. (7.6 × 9.9 × 1.3 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2010.581
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, by at least May, 1987–2008 [1] [2]; Estate of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., 2008–2010; given to MFAH, 2010. [1] Glassell Album # 10, precedes object purchased on May 19, 1987. [2] Glassell Inventory, inventory number precedes object described on September 22, 1987.