Frog effigy pendant
Object Place: Chiriquí or Veraguas Provinces, Panama
2.2 x 4.2 x 2.4 cm (7/8 x 1 5/8 x 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Behind the Scenes: Classifying (Gallery and Lobby) (Gallery 225)
Cast gold frog effigy. Its front feet are the rings for suspension as a pendant. A pin armature has been added in modern times so that the pendant can be worn as a lapel ornament.
Descended in the Coolidge Family, Massachusetts; to Catherine Coolidge Lastavica in 1959; to MFA, December 1980, gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica