Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bird Pendant

Date:
4th–8th century
Geography:
Costa Rica
Culture:
Atlantic Watershed
Medium:
Jadeite
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 x W. 6 1/2 in. (3.8 x 16.5 cm)
Classifications:
Stone-Ornaments, Jade
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1137
Not on view
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1965]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1965, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 546.

Graham, M.M., Juan Vicente Guerrero M., Michael J. Snarskis, and Z.S. Mendez. Jade in Ancient Costa Rica, edited by Julie Jones. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998.

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