Tripod bowl with Animal Imagery

Tripod bowl with Animal Imagery

AD 800-1250
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Country
Nicaragua
Style/Tradition
Vallejo Polychrome Vallejo Variety
bowl
Modeled clay with white slip, pigments (black, brown, red, and orange), and applique decoration.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.505
. Tripod bowl with Animal Imagery. AD 800-1250. Modeled clay with white slip, pigments (black, brown, red, and orange), and applique decoration.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.505.
Dimensions
height: 4 1/4 in, 10.7950 cm; width: 7 3/8 in, 18.7325 cm; depth: 8 1/4 in, 20.9550 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Exhibition History
  • "Time and Technology: Scientific Approaches to Costa Rican Prehistory." University Museum, University of Colorado-Boulder, September 15, 1985-January 26, 1986.
  • "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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