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Small jar with remains of effigy on rim. Vessel has been broken into four pieces. Fire-clouding on exterior and dark brown matric adheres to interior surface.

Provenance

Gift of Joseph B. Stearns, October, 1883.

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph B. Stearns, New York

Diquís or Chiriquí, A.D. 500–1550

Object Place

Pacific Coastal region, Costa Rica or Panamá

Dimensions

4.5 x 4.6 cm (1 3/4 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

83.372

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: unslipped, fire-clouded

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware