{ "objects" : [ { "embark_ID" : 22596, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22596", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.104", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "1200-1520 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1200", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1520", "Disp_Title" : "Snail Shell Ornaments", "Alt_Title" : "Snail Shell Necklace", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "7.94 cm x 3.18 cm x 2.22 cm (3 1/8 in. x 1 1/4 in. x 7/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "7.94 cm", "Disp_Width" : "3.18 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "gold", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "gold", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Jewelry Item", "Creation_Place2" : "Mixtec-Aztec", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Late Postclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 765 / Bliss number B-104.MIG / DO number PC.B.104 This lot of nine beads in the shape of marine snails, with three bells hanging from each, is exceptional in Robert Wood Bliss’ collection (Solis and Carmona 1995) "Said to have been found in a tomb in Chiapas, along with B-105 and B-106." (See folder) See Lothrop analysis. One shell stolen in a New York storage 1988 during transit for the travel exhibition "Die Azteken und ihre Vorlaufer: Glanz und Untergang des Alten Mexico" (The Aztec and it Ancestors). Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), no previous weight on record. a: 21.49 b: 18.50 c: 19.59 d: 22.12 e: 21.15 f: 22.55 g: 20.75 h: 18.85 ", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.104.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.104.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.104.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.104.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "20132", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }