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Medium: Hammered gold (99)
Ornament from Sitio Conte: Small Plaque
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1951.155CCCC0
Plaque
Peru, North Coast, Chongoyape(?), Chavín style
1946.117CCCC0
Spoon with Human Figure
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.177CCCC0
Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1957.26CCCC0
Mouth Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1945.377CCCC0
Plaque
Peru, North Coast, Chongoyape(?), Chavín style
1938.431CCCC0
Spoon with Bird
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.178CCCC0
Llama Figurine
Peru, Bolivia, Chile or Ecuador, Inka style
1955.374CCCC0
Cross-Shaped Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.399CCCC0
Male Figurine
Peru, Lambayeque Valley, Inka style
1945.31CCCC0
Nose Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.181CCCC0
Flute
Peru, Northern Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.398CCCC0
Nose Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.183CCCC0
Necklace
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.188CCCC0
Nose Ornament
Peru, North Highlands. Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.182CCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante people, 19th century
1935.310CCCC0
Double Bird-Headed Figure Pendant
Costa Rica, Diquís region, 11th-16th century
1951.442CCCC0
Pair of Ear Ornaments
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín Style
1957.400CCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín Style
1957.400.1CCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.400.2CCCC0
Head Beaker
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.6CCCC0
Ear Rod
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1951.547CCCC0
Bovine Finial
Greece or Turkey, Thracian, 5th-3rd century BC
1984.52CCCC0
Pectoral (Chest Ornament)
Isthmian Region (Colombia), Calima, Yotoco period
2015.2CCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.312CCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.308CCCC0
Tweezer
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín Style
1958.185CCCC0
Disk-Shaped Chest Plaque
Costa Rica or Panama, 8th-16th Century
1950.386CCCC0
Pin Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.179CCCC0
Spoon(?)
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.187CCCC0
Ornament from Sitio Conte: Small Plaque
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1954.390CCCC0
Ear Spool
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.192CCCC0
Pin Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.180CCCC0
Tweezer
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.184CCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.311CCCC0
Nose Ornament
Colombia, Sinú style, 5th-11th century
1954.589CCCC0
Double-Headed Figure Pendant
Western Panama, or Diquís, Costa Rica, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí or Diquís Style, 8th-16th Century
1946.79CCCC0
Beaker with Frogs
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.9CCCC0
Ear Spool
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.191CCCC0
No image available
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.191.aCCCC0
No image available
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.191.bCCCC0
Ear Ornament(?)
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.186CCCC0
Mask Ornament
Peru, Moche or Recuay, 1st-6th Century
1956.85CCCC0
Soul Disk Pendant
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1944.290CCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.309CCCC0
Beaker with Shells
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.8CCCC0
Nose Ornament
Colombia, Sinú style, 5th-11th century
1954.588CCCC0
Beaker with Frontal Figures
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.7CCCC0
Beaker
Peru, North Coast, Sicán
1983.189CCCC0
Forehead Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1940.509CCCC0
Double Frog Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, 11th-16th century
1946.78CCCC0
Soul Disk Pendant
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1952.84CCCC0
Elongated Mask Ornament
Mexico, Olmec, 1200-300 BC
1967.154CCCC0
Abstract Figure Pendant
Colombia, (Central Highlands), Tolima Style, c. 100-900
1980.209CCCC0
Plaque with Figures
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1945.129CCCC0
Pair of Ear Flare Frontals
Peru, North Coast, Paramonga(?), Chimú style
1938.429CCCC0
Ear Flare Frontal
Peru, North Coast, Paramonga(?), Chimú style
1938.429.1CCCC0
Ear Flare Frontal
Peru, North Coast, Paramonga(?), Chimú style
1938.429.2CCCC0
Eagle Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, 11th-16th century
1949.191CCCC0
Mask Ornament
Southern Costa Rica, (Rio Grande de Térraba, Diquís Region), Diquís Style, 8th-16th Century
1950.417CCCC0
Ornament
Mexico or Central America, Maya style
1950.153CCCC0
Mask
Central Mexico, Teotihuacán, Classic Period
1942.1094CCCC0
Pair of Ear Flares
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1947.180CCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1947.180.1CCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1947.180.2CCCC0
Bird-Man Pendant
Western Panama, or Diquís, Costa Rica, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí or Diquís Style, 8th-16th Century
1949.557CCCC0
Tusk Figural Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, c. 1000-1550
1990.164CCCC0
Winged Figure Pendant
Southern Costa Rica, (Diquís Region), Diquís Style, 11th-16th century
1946.423CCCC0
Seal of Doge Michele Steno
Italy, Venice, 15th century
1985.198CCCC0
Seal of Doge Michele Steno (obverse)
Italy, Venice, 15th century
1985.198.aCCCC0
Seal of Doge Michele Steno (reverse)
Italy, Venice, 15th century
1985.198.bCCCC0
Miniature Mask
Mexico, Olmec, 1200-300 BC
1951.319CCCC0
Beads
Central Colombia, Muisca Style?, 10th-16th century
1950.566CCCC0
Double Crocodile Vessel
Central Panama, (Sitio Conte?), Conte Style, 5th-10th Century
1954.855CCCC0
Figural Flask
Peru, North Coast, Lambayeque Valley, Sicán or Chimú, 9th-15th Century
1956.362CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.511CCCC0
Figurine Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, 8th-16th Century
1947.175CCCC0
Ornament
Mexico or Central America, Maya style
1952.119CCCC0
Head in Mouth of Snake
Central Mexico, Aztec, Post-Classic Period
1948.356CCCC0
Ornament
Mexico or Central America, Maya style
1949.19CCCC0
Repoussé Gold Clasp
Europe, 13th century
1948.19CCCC0
Figurine Pendant
Southern Costa Rica, (Diquís Region), Diquís Style, c. 700-1550
1990.166CCCC0
Bird Pendant
Panama, Veraguas
1990.168CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.510CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1938.432CCCC0
Frog Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, c. 1000-1550
1990.162CCCC0
Nose Ornament
West-central Colombia, Quimbaya Style, 5th-10th Century
1954.587CCCC0
Pair of Ear Ornaments
Peru, North Coast, Sicán, 9th-14th century
1950.415CCCC0
Figural Pendant
Isthmian Region (Colombia), Tolima, 1st-8th century
2015.1CCCC0
Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley?, Paracas, c. 300 BC-AD 100
1940.513CCCC0
Disk
Peru, Nasca
1990.226CCCC0
Ear Ornament
Peru, North Coast, Sicán, 9th-14th Century
1950.413CCCC0
Figurine Plaque
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 300 BC-AD 200 with modern etched enhancement?
1940.512CCCC0
No image available
Mesoamerica, Olmec culture
1.2016©
Figure Fragment
Mexico, Olmec, 1200-300 BC
1949.556CCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Coast, Sicán or Chimú, 9th-15th Century
1949.197CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Ornament from Sitio Conte: Small Plaque
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1951.155Hammered goldOverall: 9.3 x 10 cm (3 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Plaque
Peru, North Coast, Chongoyape(?), Chavín style
1946.117Hammered and cut goldOverall: 21.8 x 10.8 cm (8 9/16 x 4 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Spoon with Human Figure
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.177Hammered and cut goldOverall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1957.26Hammered gold alloyOverall: 18.4 x 21.8 cm (7 1/4 x 8 9/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Mouth Mask
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1945.377Hammered gold alloyOverall: 14 x 19.4 cm (5 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque
Peru, North Coast, Chongoyape(?), Chavín style
1938.431Hammered and cut goldOverall: 12.5 x 13.8 cm (4 15/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Spoon with Bird
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.178Hammered and cut goldOverall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Llama Figurine
Peru, Bolivia, Chile or Ecuador, Inka style
1955.374Hammered goldOverall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Gift of W. J. GordonCCCC0
Cross-Shaped Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.399Hammered and cut goldOverall: 14.6 x 14 cm (5 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Male Figurine
Peru, Lambayeque Valley, Inka style
1945.31Hammered goldOverall: 6.4 x 2.3 x 1.5 cm (2 1/2 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Nose Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.181Cut and hammered goldOverall: 3.2 x 9.6 cm (1 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Flute
Peru, Northern Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.398Hammered and cut goldOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Nose Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.183Hammered and cut goldOverall: 2.3 x 5.2 cm (7/8 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Necklace
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.188Hammered and cut goldOverall: 45.8 cm (18 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Nose Ornament
Peru, North Highlands. Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.182Hammered and cut goldOverall: 2 x 6.8 cm (13/16 x 2 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante people, 19th century
1935.310Cast gold, hammeredDiameter: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.); Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Double Bird-Headed Figure Pendant
Costa Rica, Diquís region, 11th-16th century
1951.442Cast and hammered goldOverall: 7.2 x 9.4 cm (2 13/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Thirty-fifth anniversary gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, Gift of their daughter, HelenCCCC0
Pair of Ear Ornaments
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín Style
1957.400Hammered and cut goldDiameter: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.); Overall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín Style
1957.400.1Hammered and cut goldDiameter: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.); Overall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1957.400.2Hammered and cut goldDiameter: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.); Overall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Head Beaker
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.6Gold, hammeredOverall: 23.5 x 19.8 cm (9 1/4 x 7 13/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ear Rod
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1951.547Hammered gold, with greenstoneDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.); Overall: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bovine Finial
Greece or Turkey, Thracian, 5th-3rd century BC
1984.52Gold, hammeredOverall: 1.5 x 3.8 x 3.4 cm (9/16 x 1 1/2 x 1 5/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Pectoral (Chest Ornament)
Isthmian Region (Colombia), Calima, Yotoco period
2015.2Gold, hammeredOverall: 22.7 x 28.5 x 2.9 cm (8 15/16 x 11 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.312Cast gold, hammeredOverall: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.308Cast gold, hammeredOverall: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Tweezer
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín Style
1958.185Hammered and cut goldOverall: 3.1 x 2.6 cm (1 1/4 x 1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Disk-Shaped Chest Plaque
Costa Rica or Panama, 8th-16th Century
1950.386Hammered goldOverall: 19.8 x 19.6 x 2.5 cm (7 13/16 x 7 11/16 x 1 in.)Gift of Mrs. Newton D. Baker in memory of her husband, Newton D. BakerCCCC0
Pin Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.179Hammered and cut goldOverall: 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Spoon(?)
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.187Hammered and cut goldOverall: 7.4 x 1.8 cm (2 15/16 x 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Ornament from Sitio Conte: Small Plaque
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1954.390Hammered goldOverall: 10.5 x 11.3 cm (4 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ear Spool
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.192Hammered goldDiameter: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.); Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Roberta Holden Bole FundCCCC0
Pin Ornament
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.180Hammered and cut goldOverall: 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Tweezer
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.184Hammered and cut goldOverall: 3.2 x 2.3 cm (1 1/4 x 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.311Cast gold, hammeredOverall: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Nose Ornament
Colombia, Sinú style, 5th-11th century
1954.589Hammered goldOverall: 2.1 x 4.3 x 1.9 cm (13/16 x 1 11/16 x 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Hoffman Philip in memory of her late husband, the honorable Hoffman PhilipCCCC0
Double-Headed Figure Pendant
Western Panama, or Diquís, Costa Rica, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí or Diquís Style, 8th-16th Century
1946.79Cast and hammered goldOverall: 7.1 x 6.7 x 1.2 cm (2 13/16 x 2 5/8 x 1/2 in.)In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter HelenCCCC0
Beaker with Frogs
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.9Gold, hammeredOverall: 13.7 x 12.1 cm (5 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ear Spool
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.191Hammered goldDiameter: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.); Overall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Roberta Holden Bole FundCCCC0
No image available
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.191.aHammered goldDiameter: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.); Overall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Roberta Holden Bole FundCCCC0
No image available
Panama, Conte style, 5th - 10th century
1958.191.bHammered goldDiameter: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.); Overall: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)Roberta Holden Bole FundCCCC0
Ear Ornament(?)
Peru, North Highlands, Chavín de Huantar(?), Chavín style
1958.186Hammered and cut goldDiameter: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.); Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul TishmanCCCC0
Mask Ornament
Peru, Moche or Recuay, 1st-6th Century
1956.85Cut and hammered goldOverall: 27.4 x 38.8 cm (10 13/16 x 15 1/4 in.)In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter HelenCCCC0
Soul Disk Pendant
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1944.290Cast gold, hammeredOverall: 7 x 7.6 x 1.6 cm (2 3/4 x 3 x 5/8 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Jewelry
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.309Cast gold, hammeredDudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Beaker with Shells
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.8Gold, hammeredOverall: 14.6 x 10.2 cm (5 3/4 x 4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Nose Ornament
Colombia, Sinú style, 5th-11th century
1954.588Hammered goldOverall: 2.1 x 4 x 1.8 cm (13/16 x 1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Hoffman Philip in memory of her late husband, the honorable Hoffman PhilipCCCC0
Beaker with Frontal Figures
Central Andes (Peru), Lambayeque (Sicán) people, 10th century-12th century
2015.7Gold, hammeredOverall: 12.5 x 9.1 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Beaker
Peru, North Coast, Sicán
1983.189Hammered and embossed gold alloyOverall: 15.2 x 12 cm (6 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of James C. Gruener in memory of his wife, Florence Crowell GruenerCCCC0
Forehead Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1940.509Hammered gold alloyOverall: 27.4 x 9.3 cm (10 13/16 x 3 11/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Double Frog Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, 11th-16th century
1946.78Cast and hammered goldOverall: 6.6 x 8.7 x 2.5 cm (2 5/8 x 3 7/16 x 1 in.)In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter HelenCCCC0
Soul Disk Pendant
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1952.84Cast gold, hammeredDiameter: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Elongated Mask Ornament
Mexico, Olmec, 1200-300 BC
1967.154GreenstoneOverall: 13.8 cm (5 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James B. Wadhams in memory of Miss Helen HumphreysCCCC0
Abstract Figure Pendant
Colombia, (Central Highlands), Tolima Style, c. 100-900
1980.209Hammered goldOverall: 4.5 x 5.9 cm (1 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Theodate Johnson SevernsCCCC0
Plaque with Figures
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1945.129Hammered gold alloyOverall: 10.7 x 12.3 cm (4 3/16 x 4 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Ear Flare Frontals
Peru, North Coast, Paramonga(?), Chimú style
1938.429Hammered gold alloyDiameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Overall: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Ear Flare Frontal
Peru, North Coast, Paramonga(?), Chimú style
1938.429.1Hammered gold alloyDiameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Ear Flare Frontal
Peru, North Coast, Paramonga(?), Chimú style
1938.429.2Hammered gold alloyDiameter: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Eagle Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, 11th-16th century
1949.191Cast and hammered goldOverall: 6.4 x 9.9 cm (2 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness in memory of Mrs. Stephen V. HarknessCCCC0
Mask Ornament
Southern Costa Rica, (Rio Grande de Térraba, Diquís Region), Diquís Style, 8th-16th Century
1950.417Hammered and cut goldOverall: 11.9 x 11.2 x 2.5 cm (4 11/16 x 4 7/16 x 1 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Ornament
Mexico or Central America, Maya style
1950.153GreenstoneOverall: 4.8 x 8 cm (1 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter HelenCCCC0
Mask
Central Mexico, Teotihuacán, Classic Period
1942.1094GreenstoneOverall: 19 x 23.2 x 9.8 cm (7 1/2 x 9 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Ear Flares
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1947.180Hammered gold alloyDiameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1947.180.1Hammered gold alloyDiameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style
1947.180.2Hammered gold alloyDiameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bird-Man Pendant
Western Panama, or Diquís, Costa Rica, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí or Diquís Style, 8th-16th Century
1949.557Cast and hammered goldOverall: 7.6 x 6.7 x 2 cm (3 x 2 5/8 x 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. R. Henry Norweb in memory of Roberta Holden BoleCCCC0
Tusk Figural Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, c. 1000-1550
1990.164Cast and hammered goldOverall: 8.3 x 9.4 x 1.1 cm (3 1/4 x 3 11/16 x 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Winged Figure Pendant
Southern Costa Rica, (Diquís Region), Diquís Style, 11th-16th century
1946.423Cast and hammered goldOverall: 5.5 x 7.9 x 2.2 cm (2 3/16 x 3 1/8 x 7/8 in.)In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter HelenCCCC0
Seal of Doge Michele Steno
Italy, Venice, 15th century
1985.198Repousé gold over a core of wax and resinDiameter: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Seal of Doge Michele Steno (obverse)
Italy, Venice, 15th century
1985.198.aRepousé gold over a core of wax and resinDiameter: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Seal of Doge Michele Steno (reverse)
Italy, Venice, 15th century
1985.198.bRepousé gold over a core of wax and resinDiameter: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Miniature Mask
Mexico, Olmec, 1200-300 BC
1951.319GreenstoneOverall: 6.9 x 6.2 cm (2 11/16 x 2 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Beads
Central Colombia, Muisca Style?, 10th-16th century
1950.566Hammered goldOverall: 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. S. IngallsCCCC0
Double Crocodile Vessel
Central Panama, (Sitio Conte?), Conte Style, 5th-10th Century
1954.855Hammered and embossed goldOverall: 23.1 x 6.8 x 4.6 cm (9 1/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 13/16 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Figural Flask
Peru, North Coast, Lambayeque Valley, Sicán or Chimú, 9th-15th Century
1956.362Hammered and embossed gold alloyOverall: 8.7 x 4.2 cm (3 7/16 x 1 5/8 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.511Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 5.2 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Figurine Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, 8th-16th Century
1947.175Cast and hammered goldOverall: 6 x 5.3 x 1.7 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/16 x 11/16 in.)In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter HelenCCCC0
Ornament
Mexico or Central America, Maya style
1952.119GreenstoneOverall: 6.4 x 4.6 cm (2 1/2 x 1 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Head in Mouth of Snake
Central Mexico, Aztec, Post-Classic Period
1948.356GreenstoneOverall: 5.4 x 5.3 x 4.8 cm (2 1/8 x 2 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. S. IngallsCCCC0
Ornament
Mexico or Central America, Maya style
1949.19GreenstoneOverall: 4.8 x 2.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Repoussé Gold Clasp
Europe, 13th century
1948.19Repousé goldAverage: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
Figurine Pendant
Southern Costa Rica, (Diquís Region), Diquís Style, c. 700-1550
1990.166Cast and hammered goldOverall: 5.2 x 4.8 x 1.2 cm (2 1/16 x 1 7/8 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Bird Pendant
Panama, Veraguas
1990.168Cast and hammered goldOverall: 4.6 x 4.5 x 1.5 cm (1 13/16 x 1 3/4 x 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.510Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 5.2 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1938.432Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Frog Pendant
Western Panama, Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí Style, c. 1000-1550
1990.162Cast and hammered goldOverall: 5.9 x 4.4 x 2.2 cm (2 5/16 x 1 3/4 x 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Nose Ornament
West-central Colombia, Quimbaya Style, 5th-10th Century
1954.587Hammered goldOverall: 4.9 x 5.7 x 0.3 cm (1 15/16 x 2 1/4 x 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Hoffman Philip in memory of her late husband, the honorable Hoffman PhilipCCCC0
Pair of Ear Ornaments
Peru, North Coast, Sicán, 9th-14th century
1950.415Hammered and embossed gold alloyDiameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Overall: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Figural Pendant
Isthmian Region (Colombia), Tolima, 1st-8th century
2015.1Gold, cast and hammeredOverall: 29.4 x 16.2 x 1 cm (11 9/16 x 6 3/8 x 3/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley?, Paracas, c. 300 BC-AD 100
1940.513Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 8.8 x 4.8 cm (3 7/16 x 1 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Disk
Peru, Nasca
1990.226Hammered and cut gold with repoussé designDiameter: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. GruenerCCCC0
Ear Ornament
Peru, North Coast, Sicán, 9th-14th Century
1950.413Hammered and embossed gold alloyOverall: 4.2 x 4.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1 5/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Figurine Plaque
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 300 BC-AD 200 with modern etched enhancement?
1940.512Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 6.8 x 4.2 cm (2 11/16 x 1 5/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
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Mesoamerica, Olmec culture
1.2016GreenstonePrivate Collection©
Figure Fragment
Mexico, Olmec, 1200-300 BC
1949.556GreenstoneOverall: 27.7 x 13.4 x 5.5 cm (10 7/8 x 5 1/4 x 2 3/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
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Peru, North Coast, Sicán or Chimú, 9th-15th Century
1949.197Hammered and embossed gold alloyOverall: 36.9 cm (14 1/2 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0