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U991.8.62
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Bowl)
Date (Execution) : 700-1000
Geographical Origin : Central Highlands, Costa Rica
Cultural Group :
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic; paint
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Visual Description : The pedestal stand shows a white or cream slip and is incised in a geometric design and has four perforations. The bowl is slipped in red - except the areas showing the adornos; the black paint in the lower part of the bowl has faded. Appliqued ornaments on opposite sides show the head and front paws of an animal. Incised pellets surround the bowl at its greatest diameter.
Accession # : U991.8.62
Width (cm) : 12.00
Height (cm) : 10.90
Depth (cm) : 12.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
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