Peru, Vicus

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Description

Ceremonial crown element
Bronze or copper
4 1/2 x 11 x 2" MOUNTED
Copper or bronze ceremonial crown (element) with green surface oxidation resulting from prolonged time in burial grounds; the openwork deocration represents two confronting mythological animals.

Date

600-200 BCE

Creator

Peru, Vicus

Source

From the Collection of André and Elaine Condon

Identifier

2022.002.002

Citation

Peru, Vicus, “Peru, Vicus,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed August 10, 2022, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/16818.