Tripod bowl with mammiform, rattle supports
Object Place: Costa Rica, Atlantic Watershed zone
9.5 x 15.4 cm (3 3/4 x 6 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware: red slip paint
Not On View
Bowl with flaring rim and three large, mammiform supports. Post-fire incised motifs on the bowl’s exterior conposed of two parallel lines topped by triangles embellished with three parallel lines inside each form.
Collection of F.H. Norton, Massachusetts, by 1971; to MFA, November 1971, gift of F. H. Norton and the Dept. of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology