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Oval-shaped, cast gold nose ring. Acquisition records indicate it was excavated by Alfred M. Tozzer (Peabody Museum, Harvard University) at Sitio Conte, Panama.

Provenance

Excavated at Sitio Conte, Panama, by Alfred M. Tozzer and given to Mr. and Mrs. Scott; to MFA, January 1969, gift of Mrs. Louise Scott.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Louise Scott

Coclé, A.D. 700–1520

Place of Origin

Sitio Conte, Coclé Province, Panama

Dimensions

1.9 x 2.54 cm (3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

69.13

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings, Nose Rings