Central Caribbean tripod vessel in the form of a bush dog, AD 800–1500

Las Mercedes, Limón Province, Costa Rica

Pottery, clay slip, paint

Excavated in 1916–1917 by MAI staff member Alanson B. Skinner (7/3702).


Photo by Ernest Amoroso, Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian


Vasija trípode del Caribe Central en forma de perro venadero, 800–1500 dC

Las Mercedes, provincia de Limón, Costa Rica

Cerámica, engobe, pintura


Excavado entre 1916 y 1917 por Alanson B. Skinner, empleado del MAI (7/3702).


Fotografía de Ernest Amoroso, Museo Nacional del Indígena Americano, Institución Smithsonian

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