Disk Pendant with Bossed Designs

Disk Pendant with Bossed Designs

800–1522 CE
Culture
Greater Chiriqui
Country
Costa Rica, Panama
Style/Tradition
Diquís region
disk
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1995.631

Unknown artist, Disk Pendant with Embossed Designs, Costa Rica, Panama, 800–1522 CE. Gold alloy. 5.625 x .25 in. Gift of the Collection of Frederick and Jan Mayer, 1995.631. 

Dimensions
depth: 1/4 in, 0.6350 cm; diameter: 5 5/8 in, 14.2875 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas

Unknown artist 
Diquis region, Costa Rica or Panama 
Disk Pendant with Embossed designs 
800–1522 CE 
Gold alloy 
Gift of the Collection of Frederick and Jan Mayer, 1995.631 

Further Reading:
Lange, Frederick W. and Daniel E. Shea. Precolumbian Art: Perspectives in Culture. Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences, Peoria, IL. 1982.

Exhibition History
  • “ReVision: Art in the Americas” — Denver Art Museum, 10/24/2021 – 7/17/2022

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