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Hohokam Artist

Pendant: Frog or Toad Effigy, c. 1150-1450
Shell and stone
x 1 9/16 in. ( x 4 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Cutting, grinding and carving
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P3728
3-dimensional; Classic period; Glycymeris shell; Incised; Inlay of turquoise for eyes and central vertical stripe.

shell (Glycymeris) and turqoise

Handwritten inscription in black ink on underside reads, "Mesa / 1907".

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