Ocarina in the Form of a Bird

Unidentified maker (Costa Rica)

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300 BCE-300 CE

Terracotta with red and white pigment

Overall: 3 5/8 × 2 3/8 in. (9.2 × 6 cm)

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

38.12.5485

Geography/Culture

Central America, Costa Rica

Period

1-500

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.

Arts Education Services, Peter Smith Studio, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Provenance

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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