Hoop Earring
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Artist:   Quimbaya  
Title:   Hoop Earring  
Date:   1100-1499  
Medium:   Gold  
Dimensions:   2 5/8 in. (6.67 cm)  
Credit Line:   The William Hood Dunwoody Fund  
Location:   Gallery Not on view  


Object Description  
  
Inscriptions:    
Classification:   Adornment  
Physical Description:   Pair of hoop earrings, hollow, of moulded gold, with tiger heads in low relief. Incised bands of zig-zag design at the ends.  
Creation Place:   South America, Colombia, Isthmus region, ,  
Accession #:   43.3.1  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts