Raptorial bird effigy pendant
Object Place: Veraguas or Chiriquí Provinces, Panama
Overall: 8.6 x 10.8 cm (3 3/8 x 4 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Cast gold effigy pendant representing a raptorial bird, likely an eagle. The proper right end of the basal flange has broken away and the proper left end is broken and reattached. A vertical ring at back of the neck allows for suspension on a string.
Descended in the Coolidge Family, Massachusetts; to Catherine Coolidge Lastavica in 1958; to MFA, September 1979, gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica