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Artist Maya Culture
Title Carved Vessel
Date 600 - 900
Medium Clay
Place of Origin Mexico, Yucatan Peninsula
Culture Maya Culture
Catalog Number 1971.20
Collection Pre-Columbian Art Collection
Object Name Vessel
Credit line Gift of Frederick R. Pleasants
Didactic Information A band of glyphs runs the rim of this vessel, below which a cartouche frames a seated god. The deity may be the God K, associated with the night sky and war.