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Double Bat-Head Figure Pendant

Date:
12th–14th century
Geography:
Panama
Culture:
Parita
Medium:
Gold, greenstone
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.43 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift and Bequest of Alice K. Bache, 1966, 1977
Accession Number:
66.196.32
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1963]; Alice K. Bache, New York, 1963–1977 (partial gift from 1966)

Easby, Elizabeth Kennedy, and John F. Scott. Before Cortez: Sculpture in Middle America. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1970, Fig. 228.



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