34 Results: Portfolio is "Pre-Columbian" and [Object]Country is "Mexico"
Shell Effigy Vessel
- 200 B.C.E. - 300 C.E.
- 7 1/2 in. x 10 in. (19.05 cm x 25.4 cm)
- Colima, Western Shaft Tomb
- Creation Place:
- Colima, Mexico
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- Purchase made possible by a generous gift from Akaloa Resource Foundation
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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: 87.
- 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.
- La Vida Antigua, Life in Ancient Mexico. 10/29/2012 - 7/1/2015.