University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 40-13-29
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cocle
Provenience: Panama
Sitio Conte
Culture Area: Central America
Locus: Tr. 2, B 11
Section:American
Materials:Gold
Length: 17.3cm
Width: 25.5cm
Credit Line:Panama, Cocle Expedition; J. Alden Mason, 1940
Other NumberG7 - Field No SF
CS-109 - Other Number

Description

Four similar design elements lengthwise. Each of two profile figures. Head and large foot. Little or no body. Foot of four claws, one opposed. Head with large eye, triangular teeth. Serrated crest. Very elongated curving nose. Queer large extension on back. Two pair of binding holes on cuff.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)View Objects in Exhibition
River of Gold: Pre-Columbian Treasures from Sitio Conte (23 Sep 2007 - 16 Dec 2007)View Objects in Exhibition
River of Gold: Pre-Colombian Treasures from Sitio Conte (09 Apr 1988 - 22 May 1988)View Objects in Exhibition
River of Gold: Pre-Columbian Treasures from Sitio Conte (2nd showing) (21 Mar 1992 - 18 Oct 1992)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Hearne Jardine, Pamela H. & Sharer, Robert J. 1992. River of Gold: Precolumbian Treasures from Sitio Conte. : Page/Fig./Plate: Plate 17View Objects cited in this Publication

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