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Bridge-handled vessel in the form of a jaguar  (Containers and Vessels)  "AD 1200-1600"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1200-1600

Materials:

Pottery

Techniques:

Coiled/hand built, modeled, burnished, incised

Dimensions:

30 x 22.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Circum-Caribbean, Mainland Caribbean, Native Americans, South America, Tairona (archaeological culture)

City:

Fundacion

County:

Fundacion Municipality

State:

Magdalena Department

Country:

Colombia

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; possibly collected by Ernest A. Olin (1865-ca. 1945, owner of a coffee company in Colombia); donated to MAI in 1958 by his sister Elma Olin (1876-ca. 1960) in his name and that of their sister Minerva Olin Erdwurm (1873-1958).

Source ID:

NMAI_242130

Catalog Number:

22/7106

Album Name:

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