• Culture/People:

    probably Chancay (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Necklace

  • Date created:

    AD 1200-1450

  • Place:

    Ancón; Ancón; Ancón District; Lima Province; Peru

  • Media/Materials:

    Spondylus shell/shells, shell/shells, stone

  • Techniques:

    Ground, polished, drilled, strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of the Long Island Historical Society; lent to MAI in 1920; transferred to a gift in 1967.

  • Catalog number:

    10/3560

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