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Bead/beads in the form of mountain lions

Bead/beads in the form of mountain lions
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Culture/People
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)
MAI agent
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957
Date created
AD 1200-1800
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Object Name
Bead/beads in the form of mountain lions
Media/Materials
Gold
Techniques
Cast
Catalog Number
16/3614
Barcode
163614.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in Paris, France, in 1928.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia