Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba

Lambayeque Necklace

Lambayeque Necklace


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Handiwork: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1406360

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Arte Xibalba
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P.O. Box 51341
Sarasota, FL 34232
508-454-2850

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 $550.00 
A rare Lambayeque (Sican) shell necklace from Peru, ca. 700 – 1300 AD. It consists of 14 graduated matching bird pendants, ranging from 1-1/4” to 2-1/4”, each with an inlaid eye. The right facing ones have purple shell eyes, the others red Spondylus eyes. All are double perforated for easy stringing into a necklace. Comes displayed in Riker mount if you wish.