Ceremonial Grinding Table (Metate) in the Form of a Jaguar

Date:

A.D. 800/1500

Artist:

Eastern watershed region, Costa Rica

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Title

Ceremonial Grinding Table (Metate) in the Form of a Jaguar

Origin

Costa Rica

Date

800 AD–1500

Medium

Basalt

Dimensions

32.4 × 67.3 cm (12 3/4 × 26 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of James W. and Marilynn Alsdorf

Reference Number

1970.1052

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