Casper Gutman’s daughter. Drugged by her father, she uses a metal pin to make scratches in her stomach in order to stay awake long enough to tell Spade that Brigid O’Shaughnessy has been kidnapped. It is unclear whether Rhea was tricked by her father or if she was in on the scheme.
The timeline below shows where the character Rhea Gutman appears in The Maltese Falcon. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 17: Saturday Night