Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Fluted Cylinder and Pedestal Vases
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Maya Fluted Cylinder and Pedestal Vases
Type of Object: Vessel
Material: Ceramic
Measurements: 12.4 to 25 cm. in height.
Date or Period: Terminal Classic (left), Early Classic (right)
Maker: Lowland Maya
Designated List Section: IA1 Common Vessels - Vases
Date of Import Restriction: 04/15/1991
Photograph: Institute of Anthropology and History, Ministry of Culture and Sports of Guatemala
Copyright: Institute of Anthropology and History, Ministry of Culture and Sports of Guatemala
 
Description of Designated List Category Subject to Import Restrictions:
Vases with straight or rounded sides, sometimes with three feet, pedestal base or lid. Black, brown or red polished surface. Fluting is accomplished by making wide channels in the wet clay in vertical, oblique, horizontal or spiral designs.
Keywords:
black, ceramic, cylinder vase, fluted, Lowland Maya, polished pottery, red, tripod, vase, vessel,

 


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