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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1940.60
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Avian Pendant
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Gold Figure in the Form of an Eagle, Veraquas Style
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
8th-15th century
Culture
Costa Rican
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/230350
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
6.5 x 9.9 x 1.8 cm (2 9/16 x 3 7/8 x 11/16 in.)
Provenance
Mrs. George R. Agassiz, Gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1940.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mrs. George R. Agassiz
Accession Year
1940
Object Number
1940.60
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Objects for a Kunstkammer: Early European Collecting, 1550-1700, Harvard University Art Museums, Busch-Reisinger Museum, 12/10/2005 - 11/19/2006

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