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Serving Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

600-900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Serving Vessel, Artist Unknown (Maya)
Serving Vessel: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic
Size: 11 3/4 x 14 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (29.85 x 36.83 x 36.83 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Guatemala, Yucatan region
Culture: Maya, Central America, Guatemala, Yucatan region
Style: 7th-10th century
Physical Description: covered pot with incised design around dome-shaped lid, central knob with hole through center; body has straight sides rising from sharply slanting bottom; 4 decorative rectangles with incised design on sides; pottery-beige clay with burnished brown slip
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from Ben Heller
Accession Number: 80.8a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009