A collection of Pre-Columbian gold jewellery in a showcase, 12st - 13th century A.D.
Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots
DescriptionShowcase with several Pre-columbian objects on a black Nasca canvas: a gold Tupu pin, weight 18.5 g, a pair of gold earrings and a gold nose ring, all from Chan Chan near Trujillo, Peru. Chimú culture, circa 1200 A.D.; a bent up gold sheet bracelet from Tiahuanaco; a necklace with gold pendant from Lambayeque, circa 1200 - 1300 A.D., and a fragment of a gold bracelet from the Callango valley, circa 1st century A.D.
Provenance: German private collection, acquired on the art market in March 1976.
Condition: II - Questions about the lot?