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Vessel Depicting a Mythological Scene

A work made of ceramic and pigment.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

600–800

Artist:

Maya, Codex Style
Probably La Corona, Guatemala

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Maya

Title

Vessel Depicting a Mythological Scene

Place

Guatemala (Object Probably made in)

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600 CE–800 CE

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

16.5 × 11.4 cm (6 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Gerald K. and Patricia Hoffman

Reference Number

2009.735

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