Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Ceramic Incense Burner
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Maya Ceramic Incense Burner
Type of Object: Ceremonial Object
Material: Ceramic
Measurements: 12.5 to 40 cm. in height.
Date or Period: Classic
Maker: Lowland Maya
Designated List Section: IB8 Special Forms - Incense Burners
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:
Cylindrical censer stand or support, frequently with elaborate modelled god face. Often painted with red, blue, black or other colors.
Keywords:
black, blue, ceramic, ceremonial object, deity, figurine, incense burner, Lowland Maya, red, religious object, ritual object, white,

 


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