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Effigy Vessel

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Object Number:60-7-9
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Colima (culture)
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Colima
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 100 BCE-300 CE
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Dog
Height: 15 cm
Length: 29 cm
Width: 12 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Helen Snyder, 1960

Description

Figurine vessel of a dog, produced as a funerary offering. The tail is the spout of the vessel.

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 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 109 Bottom row, leftView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Danien, Elin. 2002. Guide to the Mesoamerican Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 76, pl. 79View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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