Handled Bark Beater

Handled Bark Beater

AD 700-1520
Culture
Central Region
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Atlantic Watershed
pounding stone
Fashioned from andesite
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1995.406
. Handled Bark Beater. AD 700-1520. Fashioned from andesite. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1995.406.
This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 8 7/8 in, 22.5425 cm; width: 2 5/8 in, 6.6675 cm; depth: 1 3/4 in, 4.4450 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Known Provenance
Gifted 31 December 1995 by Frederick and Jan Mayer of Denver, CO to the Denver Art Museum. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.
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.