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Hohokam Artist

Pendant: Effigy of a Frog or Toad, c. 1150-1450
1 1/8 x 13/16 x 5/16 in. (2.86 x 2.06 x 0.79 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Cutting, grinding and carving
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P3209b
Off white effigy pendant of a frog or toad. Carved in low relief from a Glycymeris shell. Four legs are carved, and two lines are incised down the back. A hole is driled in the head for stringing. Classic period.

shell (Glycymeris)

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