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Date: circa 500
Object Name: token money ?
Classification: Latin American
Issuing Authorities:
Jalisco
Culture(s):
Toltec
Mint: North America, Mexico
Technique: drilled
Medium: stone
Dimensions: Coin: 655 mm, 45.24 g (25 13/16 in., 1.6 oz.)
Subject/Image: Shell and ceramic necklace.
Description: Necklace strung on double cotton thread with alternating 6 pieced shells and 7 drilled discs, 7.0 mm diameter. There is a central ceramic bead with a central hole, decorated with incised dots and a linear border at each side.
Accession Number: NG.1990.6.7