Coatimundi Pendant

Date:
3rd century B.C.–A.D. 2nd century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Colima
Culture:
Colima
Medium:
Shell (spondylus)
Dimensions:
H. 1 x W. 3/4 x D. 3 3/8 in. (2.5 x 1.9 x 8.5 cm)
Classification:
Shell-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1970
Accession Number:
1978.412.241
Not on view
[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.