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Artist
Tairona
Title
Pendant in the Shape of a Frigate Bird, one of five
Date
500–1550 AD
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
Overall: 2 × 1 1/2 × 1 in. (5.1 × 3.8 × 2.5 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2010.1351
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

[Sotheby's, New York, May 17–18, 2000, lot 70]; purchased by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. (1913–2008), Houston, May 17–18, 2000–until d. 2008; Estate of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., 2008–2010; given to MFAH, 2010.