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Bowl

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Artist Unknown (Chorotega)

Date

11th-14th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Bowl, Artist Unknown (Chorotega)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic, pigment
Size: 5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.32 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Culture: Chorotega, Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Style: 11th-14th century
Physical Description: Bowl, wide-mouthed, with a shaped painted band representing two owls, wings outspread, around the rim. The painting is in grey, black, orange, and buff on a cream slip ground. Jar cracked vertically on one side.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 44.41.15
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009