May 1, 2015
May 4, 2015

Insect Bell Pendant

Insect Bell Pendant


Gold, cast

Overall: 2.2 x 1.1 cm (7/8 x 7/16 in.)

Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase Fund 2015.12

Did you know?

The practice of crafting gold objects in Panama dates back nearly 2,000 years.


The identity of the creature depicted in this exquisite small pendant is unclear; it may combine features from the marine and insect worlds. A pellet inside the creature's body rattles when the pendant moves.


The Lost-Wax Casting Process
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