Pre Columbian Large Mayan Polychrome Ceremonial Pottery Bowl A.D. 550-950-SOLD

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Description

 

 An impressive large Mayan Poly-chrome painted ceremonial pottery bowl

Guatemala/ central America late Classic period, circa A.D. 550-950,

A Beautiful large bowl of tapering circular form with bifurcated sides on a tapering slanted base,

painted with hieroglyphics and zoomorphic designs

Measures: Diameter 12 1/4″ 31 cm, height 4 1/4″ 10 cm

Condition: rejoined from large fragments with 3  missing areas restored

Ex UK collection before 1960

Condition: original archaeological patina wear consistent with age.

 

 

 
 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Additional information

Material

Pottery

Type

Bowls

Culture

Maya