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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Chimu or Sican
Title
Gold Funerary Mask
Date
ca. 1400 AD
Material
gold (metal)
Period
Chimú
Measurements
Height 11.0 cm
Width 16.0 cm
Weight 57.0g
Description
Embossed gold. For complete description see full Frank collection catalogue.
Repository
This item is permanently stored in the Herbert Johnson Museum, Cornell University
Accession Number
Anthr1986_001_0136_01
Condition
Excellent
Agent2
Ernst Frank
Provenance
Northern Peru, or Central Coast
Archival Collection
Precolumbian Peruvian textiles and ceramics
Rights
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File Properties
File Name
3240427.fpx
SSID
3240427

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