Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Animal-effigy Vessel
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Maya Animal Effigy Vessel
Type of Object: Vessel
Material: Ceramic
Measurements: 20 to 40 cm.. in height.
Date or Period: Terminal Classic
Maker: Highland Maya
Designated List Section: IB7 Special Forms - Effigy Vessels
Date of Import Restriction: 10/03/1997
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:
Jar or vase with modelled animal head and appendages, here a double vessel with handle in the form of a 'pizote', decorated with red paint.
Keywords:
animal shape, ceramic, Highland Maya, painted pottery, vessel,

 


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