Trophy Head Vessel

Trophy Head Vessel

AD 400-700
Culture
Central Region or Atlantic Watershed
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Unnamed Type
effigy
Modeled buff-colored clay with reddish-orange slip, incising, and punctate decoration.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1995.815
. Trophy Head Vessel. AD 400-700. Modeled buff-colored clay with reddish-orange slip, incising, and punctate decoration.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1995.815.
This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 5 3/4 in, 14.6050 cm; width: 5 3/4 in, 14.6050 cm; depth: 5 1/8 in, 13.0175 cm
Inscription
"1733" on bottom
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas

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