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Cylinder Vessel

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Object Number:NA11221
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Guatemala
Chama (Guatemala)
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Seated Figure
Noble?
Priest?
Ceremony
Height: 19.05 cm
Outside Diameter:33.02 cm
Credit Line:Guatemalan Expedition; Robert Burkitt, 1920
Other Number:538 - Field No SF

Description

Cup. Cylindrical, three seated figures in red, orange, and brown. Nobles or Priests seated in ceremony.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Painted Metaphors: Pottery and Politics of the Ancient Maya (05 Apr 2009 - 31 Jan 2010) View Objects in Exhibition
Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Mason, John A. Dec 1927. "What We Know About the Maya (from a lecture delivered at the Museum on November 13th)". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 18. no. 4. pg. 351-380 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 376View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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