Tripod Jar with Crocodile-form Loop Supports

Tripod Jar with Crocodile-form Loop Supports

AD 1-500
Culture
Central Region | Atlantic Watershed
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Ticaban Tripod
jar
Modeled tan clay with soot-stained orange slip, fugitive red pigment at the rim, applique, and reed-impressed decoration.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.528
. Tripod Jar with Crocodile-form Loop Supports. AD 1-500. Modeled tan clay with soot-stained orange slip, fugitive red pigment at the rim, applique, and reed-impressed decoration.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.528.
Dimensions
height: 9 1/2 in, 24.1300 cm; diameter: 8 3/4 in, 22.2250 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.

Some images in our online collection are at thumbnail size, in accordance with AAMD guidelines, because they are protected by copyright. The Denver Art Museum respects the rights of artists or their representatives who retain the copyright to their work. Other images represent the best photography available and should be used as reference images only. Please complete the Image Rights Request form if you want to request a high resolution image.