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Object Number: 60-7-9
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: 200 BC-AD 500
Early Date: -200
Late Date: 500
Height: 15
Length: 29
Width: 12
Credit Line:Purchased from Helen Snyder, 1960


Front legs bent, rear ones extended. Tail is the spout. Head cocked; mouth closed; eyes incised. Beneath front paws a transverse bar-like object. Spout-tail is red; rest is mottled black-brown.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995)View Objects in Exhibition
Man and Animals: Living, Working and Changing Together (04 Oct 1984 - 30 Mar 1985)View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 109 Bottom row, leftView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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