Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Greenstone Bead Necklace
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Maya Greenstone Bead Necklace
Type of Object: Personal Ornament
Material: Stone
Measurements: Various
Date or Period: Pre-Columbian
Maker: Lowland Maya
Designated List Section: IIC3 Stone Necklaces
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:
Polished greenstone beads in graduated sizes. Material may be jade (jadeite/nephrite), fuchsite, serpentine or other green-colored stone.
Keywords:
beads, greenstone, jewelry, Lowland Maya, personal ornament, stone,

 


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