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Figurine

Rattle

Object Number:39-28-5
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Costa Rica
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Exchange with Samuel W. Fernberger, 1939

Description

Plain red ware. Standing on stylized feet; wearing a large helmet with crest from front to back A. roll collar around the neck seems to hold a bird at the nape of the neck. Left arm, waring bracelet reaches for bird; right amr broken off, possibly held a child of which the head remains.

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