Cylinder-shaped Jar with Human Figure Imagery

Cylinder-shaped Jar with Human Figure Imagery

AD 800-1250
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Country
Nicaragua
Style/Tradition
Castillo Engraved
effigy
Modeled tan clay, colored brown-black through reduction firing techniques, with applique, punctate, engraved decoration, and drill holes.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1995.866
. Cylinder-shaped Jar with Human Figure Imagery. AD 800-1250. Modeled tan clay, colored brown-black through reduction firing techniques, with applique, punctate, engraved decoration, and drill holes.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1995.866.
Dimensions
height: 10.625 in, 26.9875 cm; diameter: 10.875 in, 27.6225 cm
Inscription
"C-1434" on bottom
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas

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