Bird-form Ocarina

Bird-form Ocarina

300 BC-AD 500
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Marbella Zoned Punctate
ocarina
Modeled clay with slip, colored brown through reduction firing techniques, dentate rocker stamp, incision, and applique decoration.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.463
. Bird-form Ocarina. 300 BC-AD 500. Modeled clay with slip, colored brown through reduction firing techniques, dentate rocker stamp, incision, and applique decoration.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.463.
Dimensions
height: 3 3/4 in, 9.5250 cm; width: 2 1/4 in, 5.7150 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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