<em>Pottery Stand</em>, 300–800. Ceramic, pigment, 5 5/8 x 6 7/16 x 6 7/16 in. (14.3 x 16.4 x 16.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Minor C. Keith in memory of her husband, 31.1702. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.31.1702.jpg)

Pottery Stand

Medium: Ceramic, pigment

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Dimensions: 5 5/8 x 6 7/16 x 6 7/16 in. (14.3 x 16.4 x 16.4 cm)


Accession Number: 31.1702

Image: CUR.31.1702.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pottery stand in an hourglass shape but the center section bulges out and is rounded and decorated with three modeled, appliqué crocodiles or lizards. The rim is also decorated with three abstract modeled, appliqué animal heads with round eyes. The upper and lower sections of the stand and the interior rim are covered with red slip. The ceramic style may bed La Selva Sandy Appliqué. Condition: good; the heads of one crocodile and an animal lug are broken.

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