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    A Lot of Three Maya Vessels

    Maya, Intermediate Region
    Ça 600-800 AD
    Slipped and painted ceramic

    Jar: 5¾" High x 6¼" Wide
    Cylinder: 6 7/8" High x 5 7/8" Wide
    Bowl: 1 7/8" High c 6¼" Wide

    The jar is painted with three seated figures on the body below the flaring rim. They are shown gesturing and speaking. There is a single chip on the rim. The cylinder is a tall vessel, slightly flaring at the top. It has one figure and one abstract image painted on the body. The surface is somewhat eroded. The low bowl is adorned with pseudoglyphs.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    5th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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