University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 37-13-144
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Jutiapa
Asuncion Mita (uncertain)
Chalchuapa (uncertain)
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Carved
Incised
Iconography:Hieroglyphics
Height: 23cm
Outside Diameter:14cm
Credit Line:Central American Expedition, J. Alden Mason, 1937
Other Number77 - Field No SF

Description

Cylindrical jar. buff pottery, flat base slightly concave vertical sides, bands of eroded negative painting at top and bottom, band of red slip near top with band of carved heiroglyphic motifs above it, wide band of incised pictoral decoration near base


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