Spatula or chisel
Object Place: Sitio Conte area, Coclé, Panama
13 x .5 cm (wider end) (narrow end is .2 cm wide)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold spatula or chisel with squared edges along the shaft. The ends are slightly flared, one being .6 cm. wide and the other .2 cm. wide.
Excavated in the Sitio Conte area, Coclé Province, Panama, after 1930; by 1950 in a Private Collection, San José, Costa Rica; to Paul Pasher, New York, between 1950 and 1955 and kept with Manuel Miranda Pinto, San Salvador, El Salvador; brought to the United States, April 1970 and sold to the Edward H. Merrin Gallery, New York; to the MFA, December 1971, purchase.
Gift of Landon T. Clay