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U991.15.27
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Drum-Shaped Vessel)
Date (Execution) : 200-1000
Geographical Origin : Diquis Delta, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Diquis
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic
Support / Technique :
Object Type : vessels (containers)
Visual Description : Small clay drum in brown monochrome with incised decorative motifs. Brown slip with lighter paste. Form is upright and cylindrical with a pinched waist decorated with a raised circular section and incised lines. Below this ridge is a vertical band of small incised circles with raised dots in the centre, which project approximately 1 mm. The upper part of the drum has a smoothly rounded rim and a groove to facilitate the attachment of the head.
Accession # : U991.15.27
Width (cm) : 6.00
Height (cm) : 8.00
Depth (cm) : 6.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :