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PC.B.110, Bead in the Form of an Animal Head

PC.B.110, Bead in the Form of an Animal Head

Pre-Columbian Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Mixtec, ca. 900–1520

Gold, 1.91 cm x 1.27 cm x 2.86 cm (3/4 in. x 1/2 in. x 1 1/8 in.)

Robert Woods Bliss acquired this bead through Royall Tyler from the Mrs. Jean Holland Collection auctioned at Sotheby's, London, on June 9, 1937.

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