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PC.B.475, Ornaments in the Shape of Birds

PC.B.475, Ornaments in the Shape of Birds

Pre-Columbian Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Chimú, Late Intermediate Period, 900–1470 

Silver, 3 cm x 3.8 cm x 0.7 cm (1 3/16 in. x 1 1/2 in. x 1/4 in.)

Robert Woods Bliss purchased these ornaments from the Parisian dealer Joseph Brummer through Royall Tyler by December 26, 1913.

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