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Turtle Pendant

Date:
10th–16th century
Geography:
Costa Rica
Culture:
Chiriqui
Medium:
Gold (cast alloy)
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 x W. 2 1/4 in. (6.7 x 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.913
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
[Allan Caplan, New York, until 1959]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

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