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Prints were made in at least two different studios in San Jose, Costa Rica (Studio Viena of photographer E. Witte and M. Gomez Miralles S. Jose Costa Rica) see Surrogate list. "This was stored at the Middle American Research Institute, sometime between 1939 and 1942, and bears the number 39-642." (see file) Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Benson - Tulane corresponence from 1963 (see it in surrogate list) , indicate that the Wiss Collecion were stored at the Middle American Institute "....as a request of the owner...." but never aquired by the institute. The "owner" is not identdfied in the letter. 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(see file) The objects were purchased from Earl Stendahl in Rome, Italy, on August 14, 1956. They were part of a $22,500 lot of 10 gold objects from Costa Rica from which only 8 remain in the collection. Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). 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(see file) The objects were purchased from Earl Stendahl in Rome, Italy, on August 14, 1956. They were part of a $22,500 lot of 10 gold objects from Costa Rica from which only 8 remain in the collection. Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 82.5 g. 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Object was weighed in August 2009 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.306.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.306.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.306.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.306.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19507", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22642, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22642", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.371", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Masked-Figure Blowing Conch Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "Jaguar Figure with Conch", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "9.53 cm x 8.89 cm x 4.45 cm (3 3/4 in. x 3 1/2 in. x 1 3/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "9.53 cm", "Disp_Width" : "8.89 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "tumbaga", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "tumbaga", "Info_Page_Comm" : "tumbaga jaguar", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Diquís-Chiriquí", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 710 / Bliss number B-371.PAG / DO number PC.B.371 (63.234) Purchased from Ralph M. Chait, 1956 in a lot of three pices that includes: PC.B.370, 371, and 410. 04/04/06: Although the dossier have a line stating thet this object were "Found in a grave in 1925 with B-370." I couldn''t find any information regarding this in the dealers'' files. Said to be "Found in a grave in 1925 with B-730." (see file) Object was weighed in August 2009 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 202 g. 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Rather than referring simply to centrality, these mirrors also alluded to the overlapping themesof water, maize, and wealth. In addition, it is likely that mirrors such as this one were used in divination practices.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Ornament", "Creation_Place2" : "Olmec", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Preclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Bliss number B-529.OJ / DO number PC.B.529 (63.40) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Middle Formative 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.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19718", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22700, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22700", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.538", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "100 BCE - 100 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "100 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "100", "Disp_Title" : "Winged Plaque", "Alt_Title" : "Carved Winged Plaque", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "8.89 cm x 26.67 cm x 2.86 cm (3 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in. x 1 1/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "8.89 cm", "Disp_Width" : "26.67 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "Quartzite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "Quartzite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "With its central mask and flanking crossed bands, this pendant corresponds closely to the celestial iconography of Olmec headbands as seen in similar, but slighlty smaller, examples from La Venta and Chiapas. It could have also been fashioned for a deity image of stone or wood. Examples of oversized jewellry are unknown for the Olmec.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Ornament", "Creation_Place2" : "Olmec, Maya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Preclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Bliss number B-538.64.OS / DO number PC.B.538 Previously on record in Period/Style field: Middle Formative The OS came from a serpentine identification of the stone later changed it to quartzite. Similar object (Olmec celt with Maya inscription) sold in november 2004 by Ney York Christie''s Auction House for $1,575,000 (base price $1,125,000) Object was weighed in August 2009 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.538.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.538.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.538.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.538.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19726", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.538.S2.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.538.S2.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.538.S2.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.538.S2.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "0", "_SurrogateID" : "19793", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22709, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22709", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.542", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "200-650/750 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "", "_Disp_End_Date" : "", "Disp_Title" : "Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "3.18 cm x 2.86 cm x 1.91 cm (1 1/4 in. x 1 1/8 in. x 3/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "3.18 cm", "Disp_Width" : "2.86 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Maya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Early Classic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Object was weighed in November 2009 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM). 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The pieces were collected separately and rejoined in 1948. Probably originally worn as a pendant, it is similar to two other pieces attributed to the Olmec Middle Formative period (see Taube, 2004). The narrowed eyes and downturned mouth are characteristic of Olmec style.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Ornament", "Creation_Place2" : "Olmec", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Preclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 388 / Bliss number B-7.OS / DO number PC.B.007 "This piece was broken across the shoulders long ago. The two parts were discovered several years apart. Joined in 1948. Abraded area at right shoulder." (OF) Before both pieces get together the bust was exhibith at the National Gallery of Art from May to August of 1948. After reunited the complete object was exhibit at the NGA from August 1949 to July 1962 Letter from Bliss to Stendahl (March 22, 1962) indicate that the second half of the object was acquired 4 years apart 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.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.007.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.007.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.007.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.007.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "22397", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22816, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22816", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.215", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Axe God Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "21.7 x 6.67 x 2.22 cm (8 9/16 x 2 5/8 x 7/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "21.7 cm", "Disp_Width" : "6.67 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Guanacaste-Nicoya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 171 / Bliss number B-215.CRJ / DO number PC.B.215 / Tulane #39-632 (47.4, 57.146, 63.162) Look in Surrogate list for early XX century group pictures of the collection. Prints were made in at least two different studios in San Jose, Costa Rica (Studio Viena of photographer E. Witte and M. Gomez Miralles S. Jose Costa Rica) see Surrogate list. "This was in storage at the Tulane University, from about 1939 until 1942, and bears the number 39-632." (see dossier) Benson - Tulane corresponence from 1963 (see it in surrogate list) , indicate that the Wiss Collecion were stored at the Middle American Institute "....as a request of the owner...." but never aquired by the institute. The "owner" is not identdfied in the letter. (JAM 2014) Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005) and match up with the current literature. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.215.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.215.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.215.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.215.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19404", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22818, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22818", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.216", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Axe God Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "17.3 x 5.24 x 1.76 cm (6 13/16 x 2 1/16 x 11/16 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "17.3 cm", "Disp_Width" : "5.24 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Guanacaste-Nicoya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 172 / Bliss number B-216.CRJ / DO number PC.B.216 / Tulane #39-633 (47.5, 57.148, 63.163) Look in Surrogate list for early XX century group pictures of the collection. Prints were made in at least two different studios in San Jose, Costa Rica (Studio Viena of photographer E. Witte and M. Gomez Miralles S. Jose Costa Rica) see Surrogate list. "This was apparently exhibited at the Middle American Research Institute, Tulane, sometime between 1939 and 1942. It is numbered 39-633." (see dossier) Benson - Tulane corresponence from 1963 (see it in surrogate list) , indicate that the Wiss Collecion were stored at the Middle American Institute "....as a request of the owner...." but never aquired by the institute. The "owner" is not identdfied in the letter. (JAM 2014) Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.216.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.216.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.216.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.216.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19405", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22822, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22822", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.218", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "1-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Axe God Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "17.46 x 2.68 x 1.27 cm (6 7/8 x 1 1/16 x 1/2 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "17.46 cm", "Disp_Width" : "2.68 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Guanacaste-Nicoya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 178 / Bliss number B-218.CRJ / DO number PC.B.218 / Tulane #39-636 (47.9, 57.151, 63.165) Look in Surrogate list for early XX century group pictures of the collection. Prints were made in at least two different studios in San Jose, Costa Rica (Studio Viena of photographer E. Witte and M. Gomez Miralles S. Jose Costa Rica) see Surrogate list. Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Benson - Tulane corresponence from 1963 (see it in surrogate list) , indicate that the Wiss Collecion were stored at the Middle American Institute "....as a request of the owner...." but never aquired by the institute. The "owner" is not identdfied in the letter. (JAM 2014) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.218.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.218.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.218.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.218.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19407", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22835, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22835", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.220", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "1-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Axe God Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "13.9 x 1.91 x 1.34 cm (5 1/2 x 3/4 x 1/2 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "13.9 cm", "Disp_Width" : "1.91 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Guanacaste-Nicoya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 527 / Bliss number B-220.CRJ / DO number PC.B.220 / Balser number 125 (57.163, 63.167) Balser number: 125 (see photo in surrogate list). Rec''t 527 was written on a sticker which was removed and is now in the dossiers. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM). 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Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Object was weighed in August 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.242.s1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.242.s1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.242.s1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.242.s1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19431", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22849, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22849", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.244", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Double-Headed Serpent Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "Double-Headed Serpent Figure", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "5.86 x 2.29 x 0.69 cm (2 5/16 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "5.86 cm", "Disp_Width" : "2.29 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Guanacaste-Nicoya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 584 / Bliss number B-244.CRJ / DO number PC.B.244 / Balser number 2 (57.174, 63.191) This object was bougt from San Jose, Costa Rica, collector Carlos Balser, owner of the Pension Canada. The object came in a lot of 22 pieces that includes PC.B.235, 241, 250, 251, 256, 257, 258, 260, 261, 263, 264, 284, and 285. Only 14 of the 22 objects remains in the Bliss collection. Balser report that "All jades are practically from the same site (Old Line culture)..." (see May 27, 1953 letter in dealer''s files). Snake - blue- not very translucent more of the opaque type (by Balser, 1953, in deales'' files) Pendant representing a doubled-headed snake drilled through one head (description in dossiers). Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). In this case, Murillo Herrera coincide with the dossiers'' Nicoya Provenece (Nicoya is a subregion of the Guanacaste Nicoya area/culture) but is different from the Balser Linea Vieja atribution. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM). 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Purchased from Earl Stendahl, 1942 (#1508) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.214.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.214.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.214.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.214.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19403", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22853, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22853", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.213", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Winged Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "3.81 x 9.53 x 1.18 cm (1 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 7/16 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "3.81 cm", "Disp_Width" : "9.53 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Caribbean Watershed", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 68 / Bliss number B-213.CRJ / DO number PC.B.213 / Stendahl #1507 (47.15, 57.178, 63.161) Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Purchased from Earl Stendahl, 1942 (#1507) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.213.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.213.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.213.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.213.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19402", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22874, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22874", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.268", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Split Celt Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "14.61 x 2.96 x 1.27 cm (5 3/4 x 1 3/16 x 1/2 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "14.61 cm", "Disp_Width" : "2.96 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Guanacaste-Nicoya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 182 / Bliss number B-268.CRJ / DO number PC.B.268 (47.12, 57.193, 63.199) Look in Surrogate list for early XX century group pictures of the collection. Prints were made in at least two different studios in San Jose, Costa Rica (Studio Viena of photographer E. Witte and M. Gomez Miralles S. Jose Costa Rica) see Surrogate list. Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Benson - Tulane corresponence from 1963 (see it in surrogate list) , indicate that the Wiss Collecion were stored at the Middle American Institute "....as a request of the owner...." but never aquired by the institute. The "owner" is not identdfied in the letter. (JAM 2014) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.268.s1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.268.s1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.268.s1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.268.s1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19455", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22878, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22878", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.256", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Feline Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "5.72 cm x 4.45 cm x 0.95 cm (2 1/4 in. x 1 3/4 in. x 3/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "5.72 cm", "Disp_Width" : "4.45 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "Jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "Jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Caribbean Watershed", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 576 / Bliss number B-256.CRJ / DO number PC.B.256 / Balser number 18 (57.197, 63.213) This object was bougt from San Jose, Costa Rica, collector Carlos Balser, owner of the Pension Canada. The object came in a lot of 22 pieces that includes PC.B.235, 241, 244, 250, 251, 257, 258, 260, 261, 263, 264, 284, and 285. Only 14 of the 22 objects remains in the Bliss collection. Balser report that "All jades are practically from the same site (Old Line culture)..." (see May 27, 1953 letter in dealer''s files). Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). In this case there is a coincidence between the dossiers, Murillo Herrera, and Balser''s "Linea Vieja" atribution of the object (Linea Vieja is a subregion of the Caribbean Watershed culture/area). Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.256.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.256.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.256.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.256.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19444", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22880, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22880", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.263", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "1-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Crocodilian Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "12.38 cm x 2.22 cm x 1.27 cm (4 7/8 in. x 7/8 in. x 1/2 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "12.38 cm", "Disp_Width" : "2.22 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Caribbean Watershed", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 573 / Bliss number B-263.CRJ / DO number PC.B.263 / Balser number 10(57.199, 63.200) This object was bougt from San Jose, Costa Rica, collector Carlos Balser, owner of the Pension Canada. The object came in a lot of 22 pieces that includes PC.B.235, 241, 244, 250, 251, 256, 257, 258, 260, 261, 264, 284, and 285. Only 14 of the 22 objects remains in the Bliss collection. Balser report that "All jades are practically from the same site (Old Line culture)..." (see May 27, 1953 letter in dealer''s files). Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). In this case there is a coincidence between the dossiers, Murillo Herrera, and Balser''s "Linea Vieja" atribution of the object (Linea Vieja is a subregion of the Caribbean Watershed culture/area). Pendant in a shape of a crocodrile (description in dossiers). Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.263.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.263.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.263.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.263.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19450", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22887, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22887", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.255", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Bird Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "4.52 x 3.71 x 0.82 cm (1 3/4 x 1 7/16 x 5/16 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "4.52 cm", "Disp_Width" : "3.71 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Caribbean Watershed", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 665 / Bliss number B-255.CRJ / DO number PC.B.255 (57.205, 63.212) Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). In this case there is a coincidence between the dossiers, Murillo Herrera, and Balser''s "Linea Vieja" atribution of the object (Linea Vieja is a subregion of the Caribbean Watershed culture/area). The photo was rotated 90 degrees clockwise, by system administrator James Carder , so the perforation (bird''s eye) go on top (April 2006). Object was weighed in August 2009 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM) ", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.255.s1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.255.s1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.255.s1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.255.s1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19443", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22889, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22889", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.260", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "500 BCE-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "500 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Stirrup-shaped Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "7.91 x 5.58 x 1.48 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 9/16 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "7.91 cm", "Disp_Width" : "5.58 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Guanacaste-Nicoya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period IV", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 577 / Bliss number B-260.CRJ / DO number PC.B.260 / Balser number 7 (57.207, 63.206) This object was bougt from San Jose, Costa Rica, collector Carlos Balser, owner of the Pension Canada. The object came in a lot of 22 pieces that includes PC.B.235, 241, 244, 250, 251, 256, 257, 258, 261, 263, 264, 284, and 285. Only 14 of the 22 objects remains in the Bliss collection. Balser report that "All jades are practically from the same site (Old Line culture)..." (see May 27, 1953 letter in dealer''s files). Blueish grey material carved in round - opaque - probably a nose pendant (Balser 1953, see dealer''s files). A simplification of a figure in a stirrup-shaped frame, with body, arms and legs eliminated. There remain the stirrup-like frame, the two eye pits and the pair of profile animal heads. Evidently this elements have some ceremonial significance by themselves wich is lost to us today. Drilled laterally (description in dossiers). Period and culture afiliation was provided by Costa Rican scholar Mauricio Murillo Herrera (University of Pittsburg Ph.D.C, Nov. 2005). Although the object is atributed to the Linea Vieja area(Caribbean Watershed) by Balser and the dossiers, Murillo Herrera think that this jade is related to the Guanacaste region/style. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.260.s1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.260.s1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.260.s1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.260.s1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19447", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22891, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22891", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.307", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Avian Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "14.92 cm x 14.61 cm x 3.81 cm (5 7/8 in. x 5 3/4 in. x 1 1/2 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "14.92 cm", "Disp_Width" : "14.61 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" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Veraguas", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 567 / Bliss number B-307.VG / DO number PC.B.307 / (57.209, 63.235) Object purchased in a lot of 8 objects that includes: PC.B.307, PC.B.361, PC.B.362, PC.B.363, PC.B.364, PC.B.372, PC.B.382, PC.B.400. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 299 g.r (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.307.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.307.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.307.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.307.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19508", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22896, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22896", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.311", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Avian Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "9.72 x 11.75 x 3.18 cm (3 13/16 x 4 5/8 x 1 1/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "9.72 cm", "Disp_Width" : "11.75 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" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Veraguas", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 461 / Bliss number B-311.VG / DO number PC.B.311 / (57.212, 63.239) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 121.7 g. (JAM). In dossiers: this is on Mr. Bliss''s list, possibly because of broken tail.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.311.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.311.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.311.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.311.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19511", "Image_Type" : "transparency", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22905, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22905", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.324", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Frog Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "8.48 x 7.94 x 3.05 cm (3 5/16 x 3 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "8.48 cm", "Disp_Width" : "7.94 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" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Veraguas", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 455 / Bliss number B-324.VG / DO number PC.B.324 / (57.220, 63.252) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 74 g. 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(see dossiers). A total of 9 objects, including: PC.B.325, 326, 327, 337, 339 (deaccessioned) , 342, 345, 347, and 349, was aquired from a lot of 39 pieces offered by Higgins in 1952. . Object was weighed in August 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 40.8 g. 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(see dossiers). A total of 9 objects, including: PC.B.325, 326, 327, 337, 339 (deaccessioned) , 342, 345, 347, and 349, was aquired from a lot of 39 pieces offered by Higgins in 1952. . Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 58.5 g. 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(see dossiers). A total of 9 objects, including: PC.B.325, 326, 327, 337, 339 (deaccessioned) , 342, 345, 347, and 349, was aquired from a lot of 39 pieces offered by Higgins in 1952. . Object was weighed in August 2009 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 38.1 g. (JAM) ", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.325.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.325.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.325.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.325.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19521", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22916, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22916", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.331", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Monkey Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "9.21 cm x 5.72 cm x 1.59 cm (3 5/8 in. x 2 1/4 in. x 5/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "9.21 cm", "Disp_Width" : "5.72 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "gold", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "gold", "Info_Page_Comm" : "monkey", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Veraguas", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 462 / Bliss number B-331.VG / DO number PC.B.331 / (57.230, 63.259) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 61.8 g. (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.331.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.331.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.331.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.331.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19526", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22917, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22917", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.333", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Monkey Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "5.4 cm x 5.4 cm x 1.27 cm (2 1/8 in. x 2 1/8 in. x 1/2 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "5.4 cm", "Disp_Width" : "5.4 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "gold", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "gold", "Info_Page_Comm" : "monkey", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Veraguas", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 481 / Bliss number B-333.VG / DO number PC.B.333 / (57.231, 63.261) This piece was brought to Curtis by Juan Gratacos who got it in Sona, Veragua Province, Panama. (letter 8/22/50 in Curtis file). A reproduction of this object was made by Alva Studios, N.Y. Object was weighed in August 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 38.6 g. 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(JAM)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.332.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.332.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.332.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.332.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19527", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22931, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22931", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.342", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Masked-Figure Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "Figure", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "6.35 cm x 5.72 cm x 1.91 cm (2 1/2 in. x 2 1/4 in. x 3/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "6.35 cm", "Disp_Width" : "5.72 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "tumbaga", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "tumbaga", "Info_Page_Comm" : "cayman god", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Veraguas", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 623 / Bliss number B-342.VG / DO number PC.B.342/ (57.244, 63.270) "Purchased in David, Panama in 1911 by Mrs. Higgins''s father." (see dossiers). A total of 9 objects, including: PC.B.325, 326, 327, 337, 339 (deaccessioned) , 342, 345, 347, and 349, was aquired from a lot of 39 pieces offered by Higgins in 1952. . Object was weighed in August 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 39.9 g. (JAM)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.342.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.342.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.342.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.342.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19533", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22932, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22932", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.347", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1500", "Disp_Title" : "Deer Bell Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "5.23 x 2.86 x 3.23 cm (2 1/16 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "5.23 cm", "Disp_Width" : "2.86 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" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Veraguas", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 624 / Bliss number B-347.VG / DO number PC.B.347 (57.245, 63.275) "Purchased in David, Panama in 1911 by Mrs. Higgins''s father." (see dossiers). A total of 9 objects, including: PC.B.325, 326, 327, 337, 339 (deaccessioned) , 342, 345, 347, and 349, was aquired from a lot of 39 pieces offered by Higgins in 1952. . Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 58.4 g. 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Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 73.8 g. 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Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 109 g. 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Harte and Lt. Colonel Lee E. Montgomery. From the position in which it was discovered, it seems that it was sewn to a head band. (in: Lothrop, Samuel K., "Jewerly from the panama Canal Zone", Archaeology, Srping 1956, Vol, 9, No. 1, pp. 34-40) Object purchased in a lot of 8 objects that includes: PC.B.307, PC.B.361, PC.B.362, PC.B.363, PC.B.364, PC.B.372, PC.B.382, PC.B.400. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 53 g. 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(Hillary Olcott, 09-2009) Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM). 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The excavatios were made by a Harvard''s Peabody Museum team leaded by Samuel K. Lothrop, and finance by Mr. Bliss, in 1951 (see venado beach file). In his visit of September 17, 2007, Ricahard Cooke identified this pieces as made out of an Anadara Grandis while the inlaid eyes are made out of spondylus. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.390.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.390.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.390.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.390.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19569", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22959, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22959", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.391", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "700-1000 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "700", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1000", "Disp_Title" : "Turtle Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "5.72 x 7.94 x 0.6 cm (2 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 1/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "5.72 cm", "Disp_Width" : "7.94 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "shell", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "shell", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Coclé", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Period V or VI", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 508 / Bliss number B-391.PAL / DO number PC.B.391 (57.269, 63.308) Objects 387 to 392 come from controled excavations at Venado Beach, Panama. The excavatios were made by a Harvard''s Peabody Museum team leaded by Samuel K. Lothrop, and finance by Mr. Bliss, in 1951 (see venado beach file). Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM). 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Objects 387 to 392 come from controled excavations at Venado Beach, Panama. The excavations were made by a Harvard''s Peabody Museum team leaded by Samuel K. Lothrop, and finance by Mr. Bliss, in 1951 (see venado beach file). On September 17 2007, Richard Cooke and Rae Baubien atribute this object as made out of a sperm whale tooth (ivory) instead of the former shell atribution. Sperm whale where abundant at the Pamama bay and the area was a usual port for whaler ships in the 19th century. The interpretation was made only using macroscopic examination. On June 2009, Adrian Velazquez atribute this objects as made out od shell: Strombus gigas, part of the ondulation of the shell is visible on tha back of the tail of the crocodile. Adrian used microscopic analysis for his interpretation. Object was weighed in September 2013 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM).", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.389.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.389.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.389.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.389.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19568", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 23002, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/23002", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.439", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "450-500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "450", "_Disp_End_Date" : "500", "Disp_Title" : "Pendant", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "9.5 cm x 4.4 cm x 1.2 cm (3 3/4 in. x 1 3/4 in. x 1/2 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "9.5 cm", "Disp_Width" : "4.4 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "shell", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "shell", "Info_Page_Comm" : "The base of this pendant is made of Spondylus shell inlayed with smaller pieces of Spondylus, turquoise, and beads set on a bed of resin. On the hammered gold band wrapped around the upper portion of the pendant a half human-half feline figure is carved in relief. In Nasca tradition, pendants were used more often for ritual purposes than as symbols of status.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "", "Creation_Place2" : "Nasca", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Early Intermediate Period", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 77 / Bliss number B-439.PL / DO number PC.B.439 (47.201, 57.308, 63.356) Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), previous weight on record was 50.3g as well.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.439.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.439.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.439.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.439.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19613", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 23093, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/23093", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.082", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca. 1500 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1495", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1505", "Disp_Title" : "Head of Xipe Totec", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "5.4 cm x 4.45 cm x 2.86 cm (2 1/8 in. x 1 3/4 in. x 1 1/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "5.4 cm", "Disp_Width" : "4.45 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "Shell", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "Shell", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Ornament", "Creation_Place2" : "Aztec", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Late Postclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Brummer''s number P 6741 / NGA number 372 / Bliss number B-82.AL / DO number PC.B.082 Purchased from Ernest Brummer, 1947 (P6741) in a lot that includes the following objects in the collection: PC-B-035, 057, 059, 071, 075, 079, 082, 121, 124, 144, 204, 208, 440, 441. 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.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.082.S1.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.082.S1.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.082.S1.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.082.S1.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "20096", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.082.S2.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.082.S2.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.082.S2.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.082.S2.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "0", "_SurrogateID" : "20126", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 23116, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/23116", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.134", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "900 BCE - 300 BCE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "900 BCE", "_Disp_End_Date" : "300 BCE", "Disp_Title" : "Tube", "Alt_Title" : "Bar Pendant", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "24.77 cm x 1.91 cm (9 3/4 in. x 3/4 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "24.77 cm", "Disp_Width" : "1.91 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "jadeite", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "jadeite", "Info_Page_Comm" : "The thin walls of this piece indicate that it is no ordinary bead since a remarkable effort was invested on its production. It may be a copy of a blowgun, possibly constituting part of an assemblage of jadeite weapons serving as emblems of power. The blowgun has widespread distribution in Mesoamerica but its antiquity and origins are poorly known, although it does appear in Early Classic Teotihuacan and Maya art. ", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Ornament", "Creation_Place2" : "Olmec", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Preclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 600 / Bliss number B-134.MJ / DO number PC.B.134 (57.79**) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Formative 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. Re-classed as Olmec by K. 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Although it is conceivable that its winged shape represents a hgihly stilized bat, the abstract nature of the pendant mitigates against any firm links to the natural world.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Ornament", "Creation_Place2" : "Olmec", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Preclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "NGA number 384 / Bliss number B-128.MJ / DO number PC.B.128 (57.81**) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Middle Formative Was classified simply as "Mexico." Re-classed as Olmec by K. Taube for the Olmec Catalogue in 2002. Object was weighed in August 2009 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), there was no previous weight on record (JAM)", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.128.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.128.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.128.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.128.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "20150", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }