Tripod Jar with Modeled Feline

Tripod Jar with Modeled Feline

AD 800-1250
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Country
Nicaragua
Style/Tradition
Pataky Polychrome Pataky Variety
jar
Modeled clay with cream slip, pigments (black, brown, and red), and applique decoration.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1995.724
. Tripod Jar with Modeled Feline. AD 800-1250. Modeled clay with cream slip, pigments (black, brown, and red), and applique decoration.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1995.724.
Dimensions
height: 11 in, 27.9400 cm; width: 7 1/2 in, 19.0500 cm; depth: 9 1/4 in, 23.4950 cm
Inscription
"C 1605" on bottom
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Known Provenance
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Exhibition History
  • "Pre-Columbian Art of Costa Rica: From the Collection of Jan and Frederick R. Mayer." Clara A. Hatton Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, February (?)-March 4, 1977. (Traveled to: Maxwell Museum, Albuquerque, NM, October 12, 1977-May 30, 1978).

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