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Ornament

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Object Number:41-5-14
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Panama
Veraguas
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Quadruped
Height: 4.7 cm
Length: 10.3 cm
Width: 4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Juan Gratacos, 1941

Description

Quadruped mammal. Naturalistic. Hollow shell. Rests on four feet. Long tail curved up at end. Large head turned to left side; projecting eyes; slit openwork mouth with teeth. Medium thick metal with gold surfac eroded in places. Unbroken

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

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