- Museum number
Anthropomorphic three-pointed 'cemi' with a stylised head on one end, hunched, frog-like legs or feet on the other and a pointed cone in the centre.
- Production date
- 9th century - 16th century
Length: 29.50 centimetres
Width: 12.50 centimetres
Depth: 13 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Probably corresponds to Type 1 of Fewkes' late 19th/early 20th century classification of three-pointers.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2005-2007 1 Oct-7 Jan, London, Horniman Museum, Amazon to Caribbean: Early Peoples of the Rainforest
2008, Apr-Sept, Barcelona, Museo Barbier-Mueller D'Art Precolombi, 'Caribbean Before Columbus'
2008 Sept -2009 Jan, Santiago de Compostela, Fundacion Caixa Galiciade, 'Caribbean Before Columbus'
2009, Jan-Apr, Madrid, Museo de America, 'Caribbean Before Columbus'
- Acquisition notes
- Found in Americas collections in 1997 apparently unnumbered and unregistered. Means and date of acquisition not known. Acquisition details unknown.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number