Lot: 44

Assorted disc-shaped ear jewellery, c. 600 - 1000 AD

Peru, Chimu / Moche

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Arte Primitivo, New York City, NY, USA
Michael Beckmann, Marburg, Germany
2500 EUR / 5000 EUR

wood, stone and shell inlays,

a) pair of ear pegs, d: 5 cm
b) one single ear peg, d: 3,5 cm
c) ear peg with large ornamental disc, decorated with figural motif, d: 9 cm, dam., mosaic stones broken off in parts
d) large ornamental disc of an ear peg, decorated with floral inlays and bird motifs, d: 9 cm / 9,5 cm, rest., missing parts, on base

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