34 Results: Portfolio is "Pre-Columbian" and [Object]Country is "Mexico"

Ocarina Turtle Effigy

200 B.C. - 100 B.C.
2 1/8 in. x 5 1/4 in. x 4 3/4 in. (5.4 cm x 13.34 cm x 12.07 cm)
Chupicuaro style
Creation Place:
Guanajuato, Mexico
Unknown Artist,

Medium and Support:
Credit Line:
Collection of Mingei International Museum; purchase made possible by a generous gift from Akaloa Resource Foundation.
Accession Number:
Currently on view:

Bibliography List

This object has the following bibliographic references:

  • Armand J. LabbĂ©. Pre-Columbian Art:  Marine Animal Forms. Mingei International Museum. San Diego, CA , 2001. Page Number: 187.
  • Harmer Johnson. Guide To The Arts of The Americas. Rizzoli. New York , September 15, 1992.
  • Geoffrey H. S. Bushnell. Ancient Arts of the Americas. F. A. Praeger. New York, NY , 1965.

Exhibition List

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

  • Pre-Columbian Art - Marine Animal Forms. 12/11/2001 - 10/28/2003.

Portfolio List

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