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U991.8.20
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Jar)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Diquis; Costa Rica
Cultural Group :
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic; Paint
Support / Technique :
Object Type : Bugarita Negative; Pottery; Diquis
Visual Description : Globular jar showing organic black resist decoration and positive red paint. The paste is light brown. The vessel's body is divided at the plane of the greatest horizontal diameter into an upper zone in cream and a lower zone in red. Decoration in the upper zone in six alternating panels: three panels of vertical bands in different widths.
Accession # : U991.8.20
Width (cm) : 11.60
Height (cm) : 10.00
Depth (cm) : 11.60
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :