Turtle effigy pendant
Object Place: Panama, Chiriquí or Veraguas regions
3.3 x 3.2 cm (1 5/16 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cast gold turtle effigy pendant with flange-tail and four saurian heads emerging from body. A single suspension ring is attached to the back of the piece in the neck area.
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