Frog Pendant, Gold (cast), Chiriqui (?)

Frog Pendant

Date:
11th–16th century
Geography:
Panama
Culture:
Chiriqui (?)
Medium:
Gold (cast)
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (6.99 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Meredith Howland, 1904
Accession Number:
04.34.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
D.M. Corwin, Panama, until 1859; Meredith Howland, New York, until 1904.

Jones, Julie, and Heidi King. "Gold of the Americas." The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art vol. 59, no. 4 (Spring 2002), p. 46.

Pillsbury, Joanne, Timothy Potts, and Kim N. Richter, eds. Golden Kingdoms: Luxury Arts in the Ancient Americas. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2017.