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Amulet

Figure of Virgin; arms extended; gold crown on head; black hair; white cloak decorated with spots of red, blue, and gold; robe of dark red, trimmed with gold. Wax.

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Appleton

Object Place

Peru

Accession Number

85.490

Medium or Technique

Ivory; bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets