Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Polychrome Dish and Bowl
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Maya Polychrome Dish and Bowl
Type of Object: Vessel
Material: Ceramic
Measurements: 14.5 to 21.5 cm. in height.
Date or Period: Late Classic
Maker: Lowland Maya
Designated List Section: IA2 Common Vessels - Bowls
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:
Dishes and bowls slipped in red, orange, buff, or white, with painted decoration in three or more colors, predominantly red, orange, black, buff, and white. Decoration consists of geometric motifs, glyphs, or figural scenes.
Keywords:
black, bowl, buff, ceramic, dish, figural decoration, geometric design, glyphic decoration, Lowland Maya, mythological scene, painted pottery, polychrome, red, vessel, white,

 


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