Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Obsidian Fragments with Incised Decoration
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Maya Obsidian Fragments with Incised Decoration
Type of Object: Sculpture
Material: Obsidian
Measurements: 5 to 9 cm. in length.
Date or Period: Pre-Columbian
Maker: Lowland Maya
Designated List Section: IIE Stone Tools and Weapons
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:
Obsidian with incised figural or geometric designs. May be black, green, grey or red-brown.
Keywords:
chipped stone, engraved, Lowland Maya, obsidian, sculpture, stone,

 


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