Crocodile-form Jar

Crocodile-form Jar

AD 300-800
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Huerta Incised
effigy
Modeled clay with slip, colored brown through reduction firing techniques, and applique and engraved decoration highlighted by white infill.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.577
. Crocodile-form Jar. AD 300-800. Modeled clay with slip, colored brown through reduction firing techniques, and applique and engraved decoration highlighted by white infill.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.577.
Dimensions
height: 13 5/8 in, 34.6075 cm; width: 7 7/8 in, 20.0025 cm; depth: 7 7/8 in, 20.0025 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas

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