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TAIRONA culture

TAIRONA culture


Artist's cultural association:
TAIRONA culture
Magdalena , Colombia
Gold figure c.1000-1500AD Place made: Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
Creation Notes: Late Intermediate
Materials & Technique: sculptures, ceremonial objects, gold alloy (tumbaga) lost wax casting, burnishing and depletion gilding

Dimensions: 9.5 h x 10.3 w x 5.1 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3306