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Photo Essay: Costa Rican Artifacts Returning Home

Tapir Vessel

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Photo: Brooklyn Museum

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Tapir Vessel

One of the artifacts is a vessel in the shape of a tapir, or pig-like animal that lives in the jungles and forests of Central and South America.

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