Pair of spoons & Pair of figures by Inca

1) Pair of cloak pins in the form of gold spoons of the Inca period.

Details

Medium:
Gold & silver
Dimensions:
1) length: 15 cm; 2) height: 14 cm
Acquired in:
1928
Presented by:
Henry Van den Bergh through The Art Fund

2) Pair of figures, made from an amalgam of silver and mercury, representing two miners carrying loads of ore.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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