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Vessel Fragment

Object Number:37-13-213
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Kaminaljuyu (uncertain)
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Human Face
Height: 16 cm
Length: 20 cm
Width: 12 cm
Credit Line:Central American Expedition, J. Alden Mason, 1937
Other Number:217 - Field No SF

Description

Oval; fragment of very large vessel of uncertain shape; possibly a leg. Thick, red hollow pottery molded in form of a simple human face with applique relief eyes and ears - JAM 1937; Ornamental human head rising abover rim of flat-bottoomed flaring sided bowl - cf. Piedras Negras -- MB.

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