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Curly-Tailed Animal Pendant

Date:
5th–10th century
Geography:
Panama
Culture:
International Style
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 x W. 1 1/8 in. (5.7 x 2.8 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Jan Mitchell and Sons Collection, Gift of Jan Mitchell, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.419.20
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Jan Mitchell, New York, acquired by 1968, until 1991

Easby, Elizabeth Kennedy, and John F. Scott. Before Cortez: Sculpture in Middle America. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1970, No. 224.

Jones, Julie. "The Jan Mitchell Collection." In The Art of Precolumbian Gold. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, 25, 132-133.



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