Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Dog's Head-effigy Vessel
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Maya Dog's Head Effigy Vessel
Type of Object: Ceremonial Object
Material: Ceramic
Measurements: 16 to 30 cm. in height.
Date or Period: Late Classic
Maker: Lowland Maya
Designated List Section: IB7 Special Forms - Effigy Vessels
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:
Hollow representation of dog's head. Sometimes with three feet.
Keywords:
animal-effigy vessel, ceramic, ceremonial object, dog, human-effigy vessel, Lowland Maya, red,

 


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