Pectoral Disk

Artist:
Veraguas (?)
Date:
11th–16th century
Geography:
Panama
Culture:
Veraguas (?)
Medium:
Gold (hammered), leather (case)
Dimensions:
Diam. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1348
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
Gen. Omar Torrijos Herrara, Panama, until 1969; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1969, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1970–1978

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