“De vuelta a casa, no al hogar”: devolución de una parte de la colección arqueológica de Minor Keith

This review aims to educate the reader about the significance of the return of a part of "Keith collection" to Costa Rica. In this case reference is made to about 5000 artifacts Brooklyn Museum acquired in 1930s. The total collection exceeds 16000 parts which gradually accumulated and expo...

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Main Author: Aguilar Bonilla, Mónica
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/antropologia/article/view/1986
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/13291
Summary: This review aims to educate the reader about the significance of the return of a part of "Keith collection" to Costa Rica. In this case reference is made to about 5000 artifacts Brooklyn Museum acquired in 1930s. The total collection exceeds 16000 parts which gradually accumulated and exported Minor Keith, between the late Nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, from mainly Central Caribbean Costa Rica.