Frog effigy pendant
Diquís or Chiriquí
Object Place: Chiriquí or Diquís Province, Panama or Costa Rica
6 cm (2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient South America Gallery (Gallery LG33)
Pendant cast in the form of a frog or toad. A double serpent-like emanation from its mouth terminates in double spirals, and its rear legs terminate in a double flange.
With Walter Channing Wyman, Chicago(?), by 1922; to MFA, February 1922, purchased as part of a group of 67 pieces for $5,000.
Maria Wharton Wales Fund