Frog effigy pendant

Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí
A.D. 900–1550


Object Place: Veraguas and Chiriquí Provinces, Panama

Dimensions

5.75 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22.301

Medium or Technique

Gold alloy

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Pendants

Open back cast gold frog effigy pendant. Its front legs terminate in suspension rings.

Provenance

With Walter Channing Wyman, Chicago(?), by 1922; to MFA, February 1922, purchased as part of a group of 67 pieces for $5,000.

Credit Line

Maria Wharton Wales Fund