University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-13-197
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Animal Head
Height: 15cm
Length: 33cm
Width: 20cm
Credit Line:Central American Expedition, J. Alden Mason, 1937
Other Number200 - Field No SF

Description

Shoe shaped vessel. Brown pottery; upper part painted red. Base missing. Flat everted lip; pointed front modelled in form of animal head with long filleted band at mouth; single loop vertical handle at rear (now missing)


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Painted Metaphors: Pottery and Politics of the Ancient Maya (05 Apr 2009 - 31 Jan 2010)View Objects in Exhibition

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