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Ornamental pins for clothing or "tupus", 18th cent. AD, 27.4 x 4.5 cm.

Ornamental pins for clothing or "tupus", 18th cent. AD, 27.4 x 4.5 cm.

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Silver altar frontal, 18th cent. A.D, 58 x 63 cm.

Silver altar frontal, 18th cent. A.D, 58 x 63 cm.

© INC

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Material
Metals | Semi-precious stones
Type
Utensils and vessels | Religious and ceremonial objects
Details
Utensils or various kinds of ornaments. They are made of cast, chiselled, embossed, hammered, or filigree silver. Some are gold-plated and may have pearls or precious stones.
Red List
Red List of Peruvian Antiquities at Risk
Countries
Peru
Period
Colonial and Republican