Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Peru - Gold Plaque
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Gold Plaque
Type of Object: Personal Ornament
Material: Gold
Measurements: Average .6 cm thick.
Date or Period: Pre-Columbian
Maker: Pre-Columbian
Designated List Category: IIB Small Metal Plaques
Date of Import Restriction: 06/11/1997
Photograph: National Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology, and History of Peru
Copyright : National Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology, and History of Peru
Description of Designated List Category Subject to Import Restrictions:
Thin sheets of gold, silver, copper, or gilded copper, used to cover the body and made in pieces. They have repousse or punched designs on the edge and middle of the sheet.
bronze, copper, geometric design, gold, gold sheet, metal, Pre-Columbian Metals, repousse, silver,


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