Double frog effigy pendant
Object Place: Chiriquí or Veraguas Provinces, Panama
2.8 x 4.2 x 1.7 cm (1 1/8 x 1 5/8 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient South America Gallery (Gallery LG33)
Cast gold frog effigy pendant, composed of two large frogs with two small frogs perched on the backs of the large frogs. Three suspensions rings on the back of the pendant allow for suspension.
Descended in the Coolidge Family, Massachusetts; to Catherine Coolidge Lastavica in 1958; lent to MFA January 25, 1983; to MFA, December 1985, gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica.
Gift of Catherine C. Lastavica in memory of Thomas and Rosamond Barbour, Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, III and Catherine Coolidge