Cocle Cast 22k Gold Frog
Cocle Cast 22k Gold Frog
Cocle Cast 22k Gold Frog
Cocle Cast 22k Gold Frog
Cocle Cast 22k Gold Frog

Cocle Cast 22k Gold Frog


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Panama,  circa  1000 to 1500  AD.  

The Frog has a classic body, cast with large hind flippers and bulbous eyes. From the mouth emanate two side facing saurian heads back to back, conveying a mythological significance.

Size: 2-3/4 inches (6.7cm) Length ; 22k gold tested;  

weight including pin frame: 27.2 dwt. (42.3 gms)

Provenance: Ex Sheldon Collection, Falmouth, Maine acq 1980s.

A similar example is illustrated in the exhibition catalog, Between Continents/ Between Seas; Pre Columbian Art of Costa Rica, fig. 287.  A similar frog is also the Rockefeller Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  

Intact & fabulous in person!

All pieces are unconditionally guaranteed authentic and as described in perpetuity and have been legally acquired and imported in full accordance with U.S. and applicable foreign regulations regarding the movement and sale of antiquities.

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