Looped Leg Tripod Vessel with Modeled Monkeys



Looped Leg Tripod Vessel with Modeled Monkeys


1 - 500 AD


Period IV
Central America, Atlantic Watershed, Costa Rica


8 3/8 x 9 in. (21.3 x 22.9 cm)

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Ex coll. William C. and Carol W. Thibadeau. Conservation donated by Eleanor Ridley in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph L. Collins.


MCCM Permanent Collection Reinstallation, September 2002 - June 2012
Rebecca Stone-Miller, Seeing With New Eyes: Highlights of the Michael C. Carlos Museum Collection of Art of the Ancient Americas (Atlanta: Michael C. Carlos Museum, 2002), 121, figure 256.


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