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Figurine

Object Number:40-23-12
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Panama
Veraguas
Sona
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Frog
Height: 2.5 cm
Length: 6.7 cm
Width: 5.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Juan Gratacos, 1940

Description

Frog. Large. Intact. Conventionalized, with widespread feet. Double-headed serpent in mouth. Grooved, raised, round eyes like screw-heads. Probably gold-copper alloy surface, now green encrusted.

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