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Pair of Earrings


Sinu, Period V or VI
500-1500 CE
4.76 cm x 8.57 cm x 0.32 cm (1 7/8 in. x 3 3/8 in. x 1/8 in.)
gold
PC.B.398

On view


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Bibliography
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. 57, cat. 320.


Exhibition History
"Indigenous Art of the Americas", National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, February 1958 to July 1962.


Acquisition History
Purchased from Maurice de Sedle, New York (dealer), by Robert Woods Bliss, January 22, 1957.

Robert Woods Bliss Collection of Pre-Columbian Art, Washington, DC, 1957-1962.

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


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