2 Results: Portfolio is "Pre-Columbian" and [Object]Century is "1st - 8th Century"

Stirrup-spout Toad Effigy Bottle

200 - 500 CE
1st - 8th Century
7 1/2 in. x 4 1/2 in. (19.05 cm x 11.43 cm)
Creation Place:
North Coast Peru
Unknown Artist,

Object Type:
Social ceremonial food service
Medium and Support:
Slip painted terracotta
Credit Line:
Collection of Mingei International Museum; purchase made possible by a generous gift from Akaloa Resource Foundation.
Accession Number:
Currently on view:

Additional Images

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: 62.
  • 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.
  • Art of the Americas--Mesoamerican and Pre-columbian Art from Mingei's Permanent Collection. 7/15/2017 - 2/18/2018.

Portfolio List

This object is a member of the following portfolios