Double Vessel


From: Colombia | Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 2017-23-80
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Tairona
Provenience Colombia | Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Culture Area Circum-Caribbean
Date Made 1000-1550
Section American
Materials Clay

Double vessel made of clay with two standing turtle heads back to back with central handle. Punctate and scroll designs.

Height 8.2 cm
Length 12.7 cm
Width 4.4 cm
Credit Line Gift of Lewis Heafitz and the Heafitz family, 2017
Other Number C-92 - Collector Number

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