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Quimbaya, Period V or VI
500-1500 CE
25.08 x 25.08 x 0.06 cm (9 7/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

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Benson, Elizabeth P. 1963 Handbook of the Robert Woods Bliss Collection of Pre-Columbian Art. Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C., p. 58, cat. 327.

Birmingham Museum of Art (ED.) 1960 Pan-American Exhibition. Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham.

Exhibition History
"Pan-American Exhibition", Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL, 2/5 - 2/29/1960 (catalogue #11).

"Indigenous Art of the Americas", National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, September 1960 to July 1962.

Acquisition History
Purchased from Ralph M. Chait, New York (dealer), by Robert Woods Bliss, November 9, 1956

Robert Woods Bliss Collection of Pre-Columbian Art, Washington, DC, 1956-1962.

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.

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