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U991.15.56
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Tripod Bowl)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Diquis Delta, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Diquis
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic; Paint
Support / Technique :
Object Type : bowls (vessels)
Visual Description : Supports of tripod bowl are conical and solid. Paste is of beige clay. The polychrome bowl is decorated in black and red paint on a cream slip. Supports are decorated with two vertical balck lines; inside lip is encircled by a red line and the outside of the bowl by three black bands, two of which enclose a row of black dots, reminiscent of the alligator motif.
Accession # : U991.15.56
Width (cm) : 7.80
Height (cm) : 4.10
Depth (cm) : 7.80
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :