Monkey-form Ocarina

Monkey-form Ocarina

AD 700-1000
Culture
Central Region
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Chitaria Incised
ocarina
Modeled clay, colored brown through reduction firing techniques, with applique and linear engraved decoration with white infill.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.458
. Monkey-form Ocarina. AD 700-1000. Modeled clay, colored brown through reduction firing techniques, with applique and linear engraved decoration with white infill.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.458.
Dimensions
height: 3 5/8 in, 9.2075 cm; width: 2 5/8 in, 6.6675 cm; depth: 2 5/8 in, 6.6675 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Exhibition History
  • "Ancient Treasures of Costa Rica: Art and Archaeology of the Rich Coast." Denver Museum of Natural History, June 23, 1990-May 31, 1991.

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