34 Results: Portfolio is "Pre-Columbian" and [Object]Country is "Mexico"
Crab Effigy Vessel
- 500 B.C. - 200 B.C.
- 7 in. x 3 1/2 in. x 6 1/4 in. (17.78 cm x 8.89 cm x 15.88 cm)
- Colima, Western Shaft Tomb
- Creation Place:
- Colima, Mexico
- Object Type:
- Medium and Support:
- Slip finished terracotta
- Credit Line:
- Collection of Mingei International Museum; purchase made possible by a generous gift from Akaloa Resource Foundation.
- Accession Number:
- Currently on view:
This object has the following bibliographic references:
- Armand J. Labbé. Pre-Columbian Art: Marine Animal Forms. Mingei International Museum. San Diego, CA , 2001. Page Number: 105.
- 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.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Pre-Columbian Art - Marine Animal Forms. 12/11/2001 - 10/28/2003.
- Menagerie - Artful Animals from the Permanent Collection. 4/9/2013 - 9/3/2013.
- Art of the Americas--Mesoamerican and Pre-columbian Art from Mingei's Permanent Collection. 7/15/2017 - 2/18/2018.
- Commons Inaugural Exhibition. 9/3/2021 - 8/14/2022.