Gold Nose Ornament

Date:
5th–10th century
Geography:
Colombia
Culture:
Quimbaya
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/8 in. (3 cm)
W. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Jan Mitchell and Sons Collection, Gift of Jan Mitchell, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.322.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Jan Mitchell, New York, 1991–2002

Jones, Julie. The Art of Precolumbian Gold: The Jan Mitchell Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, no, 27, pp. 136–37.