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Object Number: 37-13-165
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Jutiapa
Asuncion Mita (uncertain)
Chalchuapa (uncertain)
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Toad
Height: 13
Width: 27
Credit Line:Central American Expedition, J. Alden Mason, 1937
Other Number98 - Field No SF

Description

Tetrapod effigy bowl, large, shallow, buff pottery with light red slip, four large hollow cylindrical legs with toes, large reptile head and short tail on body


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 107 Top row, rightView Objects cited in this Publication

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