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Turtle Pendant

Date:
11th–16th century
Geography:
Panama
Culture:
Veraguas
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 4 x W. 3 3/8 in. (10.2 x 8.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift and Bequest of Alice K. Bache, 1974, 1977
Accession Number:
1974.271.50
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Collected 1929, Veraguas; director, Panama Museum, after 1929; [Walter Randel Gallery, New York, 1967]; Alice K. Bache, New York, 1967–1977 (partial gift from 1974)

Jones, Julie, and Susan Mullin Vogel. Notable Acquisitions (Metropolitan Museum of Art) (1965–75), pp. 171–183.

Jones, Julie, and Heidi King. "Gold of the Americas." The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art vol. 59, no. 4 (Spring 2002), p. 47.



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