A Late Classic Maya Lidded Vessel...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionA Late Classic Maya Lidded Vessel
Guatemala, c. 600 - 900 AD
Finely crafted burnished brownware. The sides of the tripod bowl with three thick U-shaped medallions in pink pigments. The lid with a knob at top, painted black on the inside. Three globular rattle feet. In good condition, all three feet glued back on, numerous small chips around rim of bowl, small chip side of lid.
Property from the Collection of Bernard and Elsa Wolf, Houston, TX
Diameter: 5 ¾ inches
Estimate: $800 - $1,200.
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