Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Gold Earring
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Maya Gold Earring
Type of Object: Personal Ornament
Material: Gold
Measurements: Various
Date or Period: Postclassic
Maker: Highland Maya
Designated List Section: IIIA4 Earrings or Earplugs
Date of Import Restriction: 10/03/1997
Photograph: G&T Foundation
Copyright: G&T Foundation
 
Description of Designated List Category Subject to Import Restrictions:
Gold earrings modelled in the form of human or animal faces and other fantastic figures. Some with bells attached.
Keywords:
animal head, deity, gold, Highland Maya, human head, jewelry, metal, personal ornament,

 


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