Turkey-form Pedestal Jar

Turkey-form Pedestal Jar

AD 800-1250
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Locale
Reportedly from Nacascolo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Country
Nicaragua
Style/Tradition
Papagayo Polychrome
effigy
Modeled clay with white slip, pigments (black, brown, red, orange, and white), and applique decoration.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.736
. Turkey-form Pedestal Jar. AD 800-1250. Modeled clay with white slip, pigments (black, brown, red, orange, and white), and applique decoration.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.736.
Dimensions
height: 8 3/8 in, 21.2725 cm; width: 6 5/8 in, 16.8275 cm; depth: 7 3/8 in, 18.7325 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Exhibition History
  • Clara A. Hatton Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, Pre-Columbian Art from Costa Rica from the Collection of Jan and Frederick R. Mayer, 1977 (traveled to: Maxwell Museum, Albuquerque, NM, October 12, 1977 - May 30, 1978).

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