Bird-form Celt Pendant

Bird-form Celt Pendant

AD 300-600
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Avian Axe God
pendant
Fashioned from jadeite, this pendant was formed using a combination of drilling, carving, incising, and polishing techniques.
Collection of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1975.58
. Bird-form Celt Pendant. AD 300-600. Fashioned from jadeite, this pendant was formed using a combination of drilling, carving, incising, and polishing techniques.. Collection of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1975.58.
This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 7 1/2 in, 19.0500 cm; width: 1 1/4 in, 3.1750 cm; depth: 5/8 in, 1.5875 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas

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