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Cream slip paint

Provenance

1984, sold by Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Unknown culture, A.D. 200–500

Object Place

Guanacaste-Nicoya region, Costa Rica

Dimensions

Length 9.7 cm, width 9.4 cm, height 6.2 cm (Length 3 13/16 in., width 3 11/16 in., height 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.364

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones