Detail View: The AMICA Library: Effigy, possibly a snail

AMICA ID: 
BMFA.1975.178
AMICA Library Year: 
2003
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Nationality: 
Muisca
Creator Name-CRT: 
Artist not recorded
Title: 
Effigy, possibly a snail
View: 
full view
Creation Date: 
A.D. 1100-1550
Creation Start Date: 
1100
Creation End Date: 
1550
Materials and Techniques: 
Gold alloy
Dimensions: 
1.8 x 0.6 x 3.5 cm (11/16 x 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)
AMICA Contributor: 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Owner Location: 
Boston
ID Number: 
1975.178
Credit Line: 
Gift of Landon T. Clay
Rights: 
Related Image Identifier Link: 
BMFA.SC26649.tif