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Object Number:SA2773
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Diquis
Provenience: Costa Rica
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 700-1522 CE
Early Date: 700
Late Date: 1522
Section:American
Materials:Gold
Credit Line:Purchased from Kalebdjian Freres, 1920
Other Number:J-206 - Cast Number

Description

Small gold frog that was pinned to clothing or worn as a pendant.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Farabee, William C. Sep 1920. "Ancient American Gold". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XI. no. no. 3. pg. 93-129 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 57View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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