Tripod Jar with Monkeys and Trophy Heads

Tripod Jar with Monkeys and Trophy Heads

AD 100-700
Culture
Central Region | Atlantic Watershed
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Unnamed Type
jar
Modeled clay with orange slip, red pigment, applique, punctate, and incised decoration.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.535
. Tripod Jar with Monkeys and Trophy Heads. AD 100-700. Modeled clay with orange slip, red pigment, applique, punctate, and incised decoration.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.535.
This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 9 3/8 in, 23.8125 cm; diameter: 11 7/8 in, 30.1625 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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