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Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Costa Rica)

Date

c. 500

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Vessel, Artist Unknown (Costa Rica)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic
Size: 17 x 8 1/2 x 9 in. (43.18 x 21.59 x 22.86 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Culture: Central America, Costa Rica, Isthmus region
Style: 5th-6th century
Physical Description: Tripod vessel that is flared at the top, at the top of each leg is what appears to be armadillo; vertical slit in each leg that are hollowed out with rattles placed inside; incised on the top.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Harold and Rada Fredrikson
Accession Number: 97.92.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009