Beyond El Dorado: power and gold in ancient Colombia
17 October 2013 - 23 March 2014
Organised with Museo del Oro, Bogotá, this exhibition explores the rich and diverse cultures of Colombia before the arrival of the Spanish in the 16th century.
It features more than 300 astonishing objects made from gold and other precious materials.
Sponsored by Bank Julius Baer. Additional support provided by American Airlines.
Image: Anthropomorphic pectoral, Colombia, Tairona, AD 900–1600. © Museo del Oro – Banco de la República, Colombia.
Location: Room 35
Booking fee: £1 per ticket
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