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Pendant

Object Number:35-17-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chorotegan
Provenience: Costa Rica
Guanacaste
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Sandstone
Length: 8.3 cm
Width: 3.016 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with Jorge Lines, 1935

Description

Fine-grained sandstone. Celt-form; made by sawing through the shaped stone, edgewise, the lengthwise median ridge showing on the reverse but ground down; a cross-cut was started by sawing from one edge, halfway of the length. Two bi-conical drill-holes at narrow end.

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