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1350-1520

Red terracotta with buff slip and red and black paint

Overall: 3 3/4 × 2 1/4 × 3 1/16 in. (9.6 × 5.7 × 7.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly

22.5.3954

Geography/Culture

Central America, Panama

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Musical Instrument

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Exhibition History

Globalization in Ancient Costa Rican Arts, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 25-October 1, 2006.

Provenance

Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly (1851-1927), West Newton, Massachusetts; given to the present collection, 1922.

Old Number

Red # 22.101

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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