University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:NA11234
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Chama (Guatemala)
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Iconography:Human Head
Headdress
Height: 23.1 cm
Width: 22.7 cm
Depth: 19.1 cm
Credit Line:Guatemalan Expedition; Robert Burkitt, 1920
Other Number:554 - Field No SF

Description

Pottery, pot cover(?).Heavy, thick pottery, innverted bell shape, high relief human shape w/ith ornate headdress, ear ornaments etc.


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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