Mapuche. <em>Breast Ornament</em>, 18th-19th century. Silver, 2 5/8 x 2 7/16 in. (6.7 x 6.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Frank L. Babbott Fund, Frank Sherman Benson Fund, Carll H. de Silver Fund, A. Augustus Healy Fund, Caroline A.L. Pratt Fund, Charles Stewart Smith Memorial Fund, and Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 48.206.42. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.48.206.42.jpg)

Breast Ornament


Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:18th-19th century

Dimensions: 2 5/8 x 2 7/16 in. (6.7 x 6.2 cm) Other (Diameter): 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)


Accession Number: 48.206.42

Image: CUR.48.206.42.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Breast ornament or "trapelakucha" (Mapuche) in form of a cross.

Brooklyn Museum