Pre-Columbian Sun Earrings - Museum Shop Collection
PRE-COLUMBIAN SUN JEWELRY
Colombia, ca. 700-1500 AD
From the collections of the Walters Art Gallery
In many Pre-Columbian cultures, nose jewelry was a common form of personal adornment. Our jewelry is adapted from a Pre-Columbian gold nose ring that was a representation of the Sun.
Materials: Pewter with gold finish, jasper bead.
Made in the U.S.A.