Effigy Vase


From: Guatemala | Menton (Guatemala)

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 37-13-196
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Guatemala | Menton (Guatemala)
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Alabaster
Iconography Monkey

Tranlucent mottle alabaster. Roughtly pear-shaped; low relief stylized arms, legs, and tai.. pot resing on short elongations of these 3; tail vertical on back and cufved at end. Fulll effigy, obviously a monkey Small hemispherical head on front with stylized carvings of monkey face, large round eyes. Rim slightly everted (mainly broken off)

Height 21 cm
Outside Diameter 15 cm
Credit Line Central American Expedition, J. Alden Mason, 1937
Other Number 261 - Field No SF | 1113 - Other Number

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