Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Guatemala - Maya Shell Disk with Stone Inlay
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Maya Shell Disk with Stone Inlay
Type of Object: Personal Ornament
Material: Shell
Measurements: 5 to 7 cm. in diameter.
Date or Period: Pre-Columbian
Maker: Lowland Maya
Designated List Section: IVB3 Shell Disks
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:
Marine shell disks with greenstone beads and plaques applied to the surface.
Keywords:
disk, engraved, greenstone, inlaid, jewelry, Lowland Maya, personal ornament, shell,

 


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