Double avian effigy pendant
Object Place: Chiriquí Province, Panama
Overall: 2.1 x 4 cm (13/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cast gold pendant rendering two avians, perhaps raptior birds. A vertical ring cast into the neck area allows for suspension. An additional gold wire ring attached to the cast ring is likely a modern addition.
Descended in the Coolidge Family, Massachusetts; to Catherine Coolidge Lastavica in 1958; lent to MFA January 25, 1983; to MFA, December 1985, gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica.
Gift of Catherine C. Lastavica in memory of Thomas and Rosamond Barbour, Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, III and Catherine Coolidge