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Nose ornament/Nose ring

Nose ornament/Nose ring
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Culture/People
possibly Quimbaya (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Possible collector
Daniel C. Stapleton (Daniel Casey Stapleton/D.C. Stapleton), Non-Indian, 1858-1920
Previous owner
Daniel C. Stapleton (Daniel Casey Stapleton/D.C. Stapleton), Non-Indian, 1858-1920
Seller
Daniel C. Stapleton (Daniel Casey Stapleton/D.C. Stapleton), Non-Indian, 1858-1920
Date created
AD 1000-1600
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Object Name
Nose ornament/Nose ring
Media/Materials
Gold
Techniques
Hammered
Catalog Number
1/2294
Barcode
012294.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Daniel C. Stapleton (1858-1920, general manager of the Playa de Oro Mining Company based in Ecuador) and possibly collected by him; purchased by George Heye from Daniel C. Stapleton in 1907.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Quimbaya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Río Atrato headwaters; Quibdó; Quibdó Municipality; Chocó Department; Colombia