Tripod Vessel in the Form of a Frog

Unidentified maker (Costa Rica)


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Terracotta with red slip

Overall: 2 3/4 × 4 11/16 × 5 3/8 in. (7 × 11.9 × 13.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Victor M. Cutter, Class of 1903W



Place Made: Agua Caliente, Costa Rica, Central America



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Research Area


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.

Publication History

Globalization in Ancient Costa Rican Arts, Exhibition Brochure, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, 2006, cover illustration.


Collected by Victor Macomber Cutter (1881-1952), early 1900's; lent to present collection, 1938-1953; bequeathed to Florence Edith deJongh Cutter (1885-1957), 1952; given to present collection, 1953.

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