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U991.15.18
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Tripod Dish with Effigy Supports)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1350
Geographical Origin : Nicoya, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Pre-Columbian (American)
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic; paint
Support / Technique :
Object Type : dishes (vessels for food)
Visual Description : Shallow dish on three legs. Inner dish and outer lip are decorated with red and black paint in a semi-geometric style, almost pictogra- phic. One circular band may be a serpent motif. The three legs each have an animal design.
Accession # : U991.15.18
Width (cm) : 20.60
Height (cm) : 11.60
Depth (cm) : 20.60
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :