Tripod Jar with Reptilian Imagery

Tripod Jar with Reptilian Imagery

AD 800-1520
Culture
Central Region | Atlantic Watershed
Locale
Reportedly from San Rafael de Coronado, Province of San Jose
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
La Cabana-Pavones Group
jar
Modeled clay with orange slip, maroon pigment, and applique. Sediment accretions and soot stains give the appearance of white and black pigments.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.755
. Tripod Jar with Reptilian Imagery. AD 800-1520. Modeled clay with orange slip, maroon pigment, and applique. Sediment accretions and soot stains give the appearance of white and black pigments.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.755.
Dimensions
height: 5 1/8 in, 13.0175 cm; width: 8 3/8 in, 21.2725 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Known Provenance
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