At the Chinchilla,
Costa Rica, site the acidity of the soil decomposed all human skeletal
remains so that only highly durable ceramic and stone
artifacts were remaining. No human skeletal remains are depicted in any
of the images on this website.
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Costa Rica 300-500 A.D. polished stone Axe-Gods. Located in the
Museo Nacional de Costa Rica. Photo taken by C.V. Hartman for comparative
800-1500 A.D. ( late period) from the Central Highlands of Costa
Rica. Table or stool depicting mythological figure of jaguar-man.
artifact 800-1500 A.D. (late period).
Table or stool encircled by small
Papagayo Policromo, serpent variety,
800-1350 A.D. found in Northwestern