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Matrim (Communicatos)
Matrim (Communicatos)
Date:
900–1550
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Earthenware
Dimensions:
7 3/4 x 10 1/2 x 4 1/8 (19.7 x 26.7 x 10.5 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Tairona Culture
Accession Number:
2009.1.171
Acquisition Date:
2009-04-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Lewis K. and Elizabeth M. Land

Blackware footed, double spouted bridge vessel (communicatos), double flaring mouths rising from an oblong central vessel and joined by an arching strap. Archaeological encrustation.

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