Diquis Gold Double-Jaguar Pendant,
ca. A.D. 1000 - 1400
2 1/4 by 1 3/8in (5.7 by 3cm)
weight 1.7 ounces
cast with the two crouching jaguars side-by-side, sharing common inner legs, the tails curled up to become stylized snake heads and the hollow torsos each have rattles; triple suspension loops on the back and one on each foot.
Private Collection, East Coast, acquired prior to 1970