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U991.15.53
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Jar)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Diquis Delta, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Diquis
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic; paint; glaze
Support / Technique :
Object Type : jars
Visual Description : Globular vessel with slanting neck. Polychrome decoration in black and red paint on cream slip. Vertical bands in red and black paint encircle the lip, neck and shoulder, and frame a group of solid red triangles which contain a black dot. The design is reminiscent of the so-called alligator design.
Accession # : U991.15.53
Width (cm) : 22.00
Height (cm) : 19.50
Depth (cm) : 22.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :