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Batch of pierced shells, Aguateca, Guatemala, 600-900 AD, average 6.5 x 2.5 cm.

Batch of pierced shells, Aguateca, Guatemala, 600-900 AD, average 6.5 x 2.5 cm.

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Shell pendant and ear ornaments, Dos Pilas, Guatemala, 250-900 AD, ear ornaments: 5.5 x 1.9 cm; pendant: diameter 5 cm.

Shell pendant and ear ornaments, Dos Pilas, Guatemala, 250-900 AD, ear ornaments: 5.5 x 1.9 cm; pendant: diameter 5 cm.

© MCD-MUNAE

Notice

Material
Shell
Type
Accessories, jewellery and seals
Details
Objects and ornaments made from shells.
Red List
Red List of Endangered Cultural Objects of Central America and Mexico
Countries
Guatemala
Period
Prehispanic