A Chimu Bird Plaque, Peruvian North Coast, ca. 800 - 1500 CE
PJ2010Regular price $195 USD
Carved from iridescent mother of pearl, a flat plaque of a bird facing left, with a detailed beak, tail, and large eye. The back double perforated for stringing onto a necklace or bracelet.
Dimensions: Length: 1 inch (2.5 cm)
Condition: Intact and in excellent condition.
Provenance: Ex. Arte Textile, San Francisco, CA., acquired in the 1980s.