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Tripod Bowl

Object Number:
61-1-3
Current Location:
Mexico and Central America Gallery
Culture:
Mixtec
Provenience:
Mexico (Central America)
Colima
Culture Area:
Central America
Date Made:
1300 AD
Early Date:
1300
Late Date:
1300
Section:
American
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
Polychrome pottery with incised decoration; legs hollow with inclosed pebbles; the polychrome is red, white, and orange; mouth of vessel rimmbed by a narrow (upper) rd band above a narrow white band; on vessel shoulder a band of curvilinear and geometric incised designs in white on orange-red; below this register the body of the vessel is a series of alternating red and white gadroons, giving a melon effect to the whole.
Credit Line:
Purchased from Julius Carlebach

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)
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Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)
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