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Moche frontal ornament, 1st-7th cent. AD, 22.4 x 25.6 cm.

Moche frontal ornament, 1st-7th cent. AD, 22.4 x 25.6 cm.

© Museo Larco

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Material
Metals | Semi-precious stones
Type
Accessories and jewellery | Religious and ceremonial objects
Details
Gold or silver circular or semicircular decorated objects, worn on the head. They may have inlaid semi-precious stones.
Red List
Red List of Peruvian Antiquities at Risk
Countries
Peru
Period
Pre-Columbian