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Bear Effigy Pot

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Artist Unknown (Casas Grandes)

Date

1160-1260

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Bear Effigy Pot, Artist Unknown (Casas Grandes)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Earthenware, pigment
Size: 7 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (20.0 x 14.9 x 14.9 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Mexico, Southwest region, Chihuahua
Culture: Casas Grandes, Central America, Mexico, Southwest region
Style: 12th-13th century
Physical Description: bear effigy pot, polychrome earthenware; Mexico Casas Grandes; red, black, and brown on cream slip, applique arms and legs
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 83.90.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009