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U991.15.101
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Metate)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Guácimo, Limón, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Pre-Columbian (American)
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Stone, Volcanic
Support / Technique : Carved
Object Type : metates
Visual Description : Circular metate with a slightly concave surface. Rim is decorated witha horizontal groove below which stylized human heads appear in shallowrelief. Base of metate is recessed, has straight walls and is circularbut interrupted to accomodate sty
Accession # : U991.15.101
Width (cm) : 21.00
Height (cm) : 10.70
Depth (cm) : 21.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :