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Amulet

Open-work figures of Virgin and child on obverse; gold chain, red robe; white dress with red and green spots; on reverse is a male saint with gold halo, gray monk's robe and cloak; green cross. Wax.

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Appleton

Object Place

Peru

Accession Number

85.491

Medium or Technique

Ivory; bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets