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Title

Celt

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Artist Unknown (Costa Rica)

Date

c. 500-750

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Celt, Artist Unknown (Costa Rica)
Celt: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture, Stone (Do Not Use) | Nephrite, cinnabar
Size: 5 1/16 x 2 1/4 x 5/16 in. (12.9 x 5.7 x 0.8 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Culture: Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Style: 5th-8th century
Physical Description: green, tan and white mottled stone; top carved with squat figure with long plaited beard; red pigment in crevices of carving
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John Cowles Family Fund
Accession Number: 2001.61.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009