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Description: Ca. 500-800 A.D. & 1400 A.D.
A beautiful and wearable necklace composed of Maya green rounded jade beads and round gold covered solid core beads. The focal pendant is an Aztec gold head of a warrior wearing a zoomorphic headdress, head filled with an ancient pitch resin. Strung on modern durable stringing. Very wearable. Aztec gold is extremely rare.
Location of Origin: Latin America
Medium/Materials: Jade & Gold
Dimensions: 17 inches Length
Primary Classification: Ancient Art : Pre-Columbian
Secondary Classification: Jewelry
Provenance: Fred Leighton, NY