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2 edition of Pre-Columbian jade from Costa Rica found in the catalog.

Pre-Columbian jade from Costa Rica

Elizabeth Kennedy Easby

Pre-Columbian jade from Costa Rica

by Elizabeth Kennedy Easby

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Published by A. Emmerich in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian art -- Central America.,
  • Jade -- Costa Rica.,
  • Costa Rica -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 102-103.

    Statementby Elizabeth Kennedy Easby ; with photographs by Lee Boltin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1545.3.A7 E17
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. :
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14761707M

    Book your tickets online for Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, San Jose: See 2, reviews, articles, and 1, photos of Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, ranked No.4 on K TripAdvisor reviews. Two Costa Rica Jade Items including a full figure Axe God with string sawed openings between arms and legs; and a long tubular bead each with glued breaks Heights: 6 ½ and 7 inches Estimate: $ - $

    Immerse yourself in pre-Columbian Costa Rica This museum, also reviewed by Trip Advisor visitors under its name, Museo de Jade (ha-day), has an overwhelming collection of jade and pottery (and a few gold works) recovered from parts of Costa RicaK TripAdvisor reviews. Nature lovers and history buffs can visit two Costa Rica highlights in one day on a combo tour to Irazu Volcano and the historic city of Cartago. Ideal for visitors who want to see two of the top attractions nearby San Jose without the hassle of renting a car or driving in the city, this your covers all the logistics for you so you can focus on /5(K). There is plenty to do in San Jose, Costa Rica. Try the Gold Museums contains Pre-Columbian gold work. The Jade Museum also contains a large collection of Pre-Columbian Jade work. Golf Day Tours at the Marriott Los Suenos from 7 am to 4 pm. Some other interesting places and things to see include tours of the Butterfly farm and the coffee farms.

    Today the Mayer collection of ancient Costa Rican art at the Denver Art Museum is an invaluable tool for both art historians and archaeologists and remains the subject of multidisciplinary research. It also promotes public awareness of the sheer beauty and technical mastery of the finest artworks from ancient Costa Rica, through temporary. I have seen and collected many bird celts and axe-gods over the years. This one ranks near the top for the type. The quality of the carving is extraordinary and the jade material is wonderfully colorful. It is 3/5/8" long. It is from the Las Mercedes, Linea Vieja area. The blade is narrowed as well as deeply cut back at the waistline. The eyes are marked by drill pits set in a broad groove. Jade Museum. This archaeological museum in downtown San Jose is located on the Northeast Side of the democracy square. The museum has an extensive collection of pre-columbian artifacts, such as stone tables (metates), ceramics, ceremonial heads, adzes, and .


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