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Two Diquís stone animals,
Period VI, ca. A.D. 1000-1500
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Two Diquís stone animals,
Period VI, ca. A.D. 1000-1500
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African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art

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Two Diquís stone animals,
Period VI, ca. A.D. 1000-1500
with rounded heads downcast, the snarling mouths showing wide row of teeth, the smallest with legs joined together, with prominent nose and lunate eyes, the larger with tongue extended and short tail.
Lengths: 15 1/2 in and 18 1/4 in (39.4 cm and 46.4 cm)
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Acquired in the 1960's

相关资料

These effigy figures from the Diquís region show the influence of the large stone sculpture from Colombia's San Agustín region. The N-shaped crossed fangs are a characteristic of the monumental, rounded figures.
Cf. Jones, Kan and Snarskis (1981: cat. nos. 246, 247), for other animals.

African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art

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