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Small jar with outflaring rim and traces of red-brown slip on the jar's rim interior. The clay body is characteristically gritty and has inclusions of small nodules of red iron oxide. Two small, loop handles extend from the rim to the shoulder of the jar. Each is modeled in the form of a...

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Provenance

Gift of Joseph B. Stearns, October, 1883.

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph B. Stearns, New York

Diquís, Period VI, A.D. 500–1550

Object Place

Diquís archaeological zone, Costa Rica and northern Panamá

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 14.1 cm (4 1/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

83.368

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: traces of red-brown slip

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware