From: Panama | Sitio Conte

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 40-13-2
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Cocle
Provenience Panama | Sitio Conte
Site Name Sitio Conte
Culture Area Central American
Locus Tr. 2, B 11
Section American
Materials Gold

Two symmetrical anthropomorphic figures. Quarter turned bodies. Profile heads. Large hands and feet with claw fingers and toes. Prominent navels. Belts with big pendant ornament or tails. Decorative, not physical. Large non-human heads, probably long-billed birds. Bills turned down at ends. Large round eyes. Long crest. Two vertical pairs of suspension holes.

Outside Diameter 21.5 cm
Credit Line Panama, Cocle Expedition; J. Alden Mason, 1940
Other Number G-2 - Field No SF | 0228 - Cast Number

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