Maraca-style Rattle

Maraca-style Rattle

AD 700-1000
Culture
Central Region or Atlantic Watershed
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
La Selva Complex B: Purple-Orange Polished
rattle
Modeled clay with orange slip, maroon pigment, resist designs, and engraved decoration highlighted by white infill.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.525
. Maraca-style Rattle. AD 700-1000. Modeled clay with orange slip, maroon pigment, resist designs, and engraved decoration highlighted by white infill.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.525.
This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 6 in, 15.2400 cm; height: 5.75 in, 14.6050 cm; diameter: 3.75 in, 9.5250 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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