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Moche Bronze Pendant Plaque

$1,500

A sheet copper example including a larger plaque having an abstract openwork decoration depicting an animal standing on top of a reclining human figure.

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Product Description

A sheet copper example including a larger plaque having an abstract openwork decoration depicting an animal standing on top of a reclining human figure. Crescent form blade. A tiny stable crack in the openwork decoration, otherwise intact. Several minor edge losses. Beautiful patina in the back showing ancient cord attachment and textile. Provenance: Ex. Jean-Eugene Lions collection, Geneva, Switzerland

Additional information

Circa

400-700 A.D.

Origin

Peru

Dimensions

3.5 in