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Pre-Columbian Funerary Gold Mask with Royal Turquoise Beads in its Eyes

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A high karat heavy sheet gold human face mask with large almond-shaped eyes and recessed pierced pupils. Multiple small perforations along the upper and lower edges for attachment. Left ear somewhat detached, overall surface crinkles and creases, otherwise intact. Provenance: Estate of Robin Roberts, NY. Weight: 0.12 lbs

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
    Ecuador
  • Date of Manufacture
    800-1200 AD
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 5.5 in. x W 9 in. x D 1 in.H 13.97 cm x W 22.86 cm x D 2.54 cm
  • Seller Location
    San Pedro Garza Garcia, MX
  • Seller Reference Number
    EC-010
  • Reference Number
    LU317239547043
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