Coatimundi Pendant

Date:
2nd century B.C.–A.D. 3rd century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Colima
Culture:
Colima
Medium:
Quartz, feldspar
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/4 x W. 5/8 x D. 4 5/8 in. (3.2 x 1.6 x 11.8 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift and Gift of Mrs. Gertrud A. Mellon, 1970
Accession Number:
1978.412.239
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
[Teochita Inc., New York, until 1970]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1970–1978

Richard Townsend, ed. Ancient West Mexico: Art and Archaeology of the Unknown Past. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1998, no. 12, p. 44, fig. 14.