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Jar

Object Number:12695
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Majada
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Height: 12.2 cm
Outside Diameter:13.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Sr. Perez, Ecuadorian Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition; Subscription of Charles H. Cramp, 1893

Description

Red ware; surface much worn. Straight neck with everted lip; depressed globular body. Low relief rising from bottom in siz points framing low bosses, above which is a wide band of carved decoration on shoulder. ANimal head in relief on shoulder.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995) View Objects in Exhibition

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