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Vase

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

450-700

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Vase, Artist Unknown (Maya)
Vase: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic, pigment
Size: 9 11/16 x 4 3/8 in. (24.6 x 11.11 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Mexico or Guatemala, Yucatan region
Culture: Maya, Central America, Mexico or Guatemala, Yucatan region
Style: 5th-7th century
Inscriptions: Label '8357', on piece of paper, on interior
Physical Description: cylindrical vase, turning slightly inward at mouth; body stamped with circles containing 3 dots; 2 adult monkeys, incised and painted, each with a baby on its back; one monkey holds a large orange fruit
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The David Draper Dayton Fund
Accession Number: 2000.195
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009