University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameOlla
Object Number:40-15-488
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cocle
Provenience: Panama
Sitio Conte
Site Name/Number: Sitio Conte
Culture Area: Central America
Locus: Burial 18
Date Made: AD 450 - 900
Early Date: 450
Late Date: AD 450 - 900
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 11.2 cm
Outside Diameter:13.1 cm
Credit Line:Panama, Cocle Expedition; J. Alden Mason, 1940
Other Number:B18 - 52 - Field No SF

Description

Polychrome: red, purple and sepia on cream. Depressed globular body, short neck; flat everted lip. Four fishes alternately purple and red, around upper body. Collar, neck and rim red.


Bibliography:

[Book] Sharer, Robert J., and Hearne Jardine, Pamela H.. 1992. River of Gold: Precolumbian Treasures from Sitio Conte. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference
[Book] Mason, J. Alden. 1940. "Ivory and Resin Figurines from Cocle". The University Museum Bulletin. Vol. 8(4) (October). pg. 13-21 General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference
[Book] Mason, J. Alden. 1942. New Excavations at the Sitio Conte, Cocle, Panama. Proceedings of the Eigth American Scientific Congress, Washington, DC, May 10-18, 1940. Vol. 2. pg. 103-107. Washington, DC: Department of State General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference
[Book] 1949. "A Gold and Emerald Crocodile from Panama," Archaeology. Vol. 2. pg. :8485 General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference

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