University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: NA11319
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chipal I
Late Classic Maya
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Quiche
Chipal
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: c. 1100 AD
Early Date: 1050
Late Date: 1150
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Bird Head
Height: 17.5cm
Width: 13cm
Depth: 11cm
Credit Line:Guatemalan Expedition; Robert Burkitt, 1920
Other Number150 - Field No SF

Description

Grotesque hollow head. Large reddish pottery, bird or animal (?). Bird Effigy, Censor lid. Vent through beak.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Painted Metaphors: Pottery and Politics of the Ancient Maya (05 Apr 2009 - 31 Jan 2010)View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1952 - 31 Dec 1952)View Objects in Exhibition

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