Rim Sherd


From: Guatemala | Department of Peten

Curatorial Section: American

Object Number 64-15-506
Current Location On Loan
Culture Pasion
Provenience Guatemala | Department of Peten
Culture Area Central American
Locus Altar de Sacrificios
Period Late Classic
Section American
Materials Ceramic

Rim sherd of Lacanaya Plain, Lacanaya Var. Very coarse grained, sandy paste. Rim is only barely smoothed. Reddish interior but no slip or decoration at all, except for black marks on exterior from firing. Piece is glued in 2 places.

Height 12.8 cm
Width 6 cm
Thickness 1.1 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Peabody Museum, Harvard University, 1964
Other Number 62(H)1 - Field No SF

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