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Jaguar-effigy Tripod Dish

Date: 1200-1400
Dimensions:
Overall: 36.7 x 28 x 25.5 cm (14 7/16 x 11 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium: Red earthenware, pigment, and hand-built.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Costa Rica, Guanacaste
Object number: G83.1.148
DescriptionNicoya tripod jaguar dish, Late Period VI, with projecting head and open snout, with rattle feet. It is painted with black and orange geometric designs on a tan ground.