Breastplate

Breastplate

800–1522 CE
Culture
Greater Chiriqui
Country
Costa Rica, Panama
Style/Tradition
Diquís
pendant
Collection of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1996.92

Unknown artist, Breastplate. Diquis region, Costa Rica or Panama, 800–1522 CE. Gold. .375 x 8.375 in. Gift of the Collection of Frederick and Jan Mayer, 1996.92. 

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
depth: 3/8 in, 0.9525 cm; diameter: 8 3/8 in, 21.2725 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas

Unknown artist 
Diquis region, Costa Rica or Panama 
Breastplate 
800–1522 CE
Gold 
Gift of the Collection of Frederick and Jan Mayer, 1996.92 


 

Exhibition History
  • “ReVision: Art in the Americas” — Denver Art Museum, 10/24/2021 – 7/17/2022

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