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Guatemala - Maya Ceramic Incense Burner
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Maya Ceramic Incense Burner
Type of Object: Ceremonial Object
Material: Ceramic
Measurements: Various
Date or Period: Classic
Maker: Highland Maya
Designated List Section: IB8 Special Forms - Incense Burners
Date of Import Restriction: 10/03/1997
Photograph: G&T Foundation
Copyright: G&T Foundation
Description of Designated List Category Subject to Import Restrictions:
Incense burners with lids elaborately modelled in animal shapes, including owls and quetzals, and decorated with red and white paint and clay applique.
animal shape, ceramic, ceremonial object, deity, figurine, Highland Maya, human figure, incense burner, red, religious object, ritual object, seated human, white,


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