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Name: Incense Burner with Lid/ Character in Bird Disguise


IDAEH Cultural Property No: 1.2.1.0320


Category: Incensario


Description:

Period: CLASSIC (150/200 A.D.-900 A.D.) Early Classic (150/200- 650 AD).


Provenance: Pacific Coast of Guatemala


Medium / Material: Clay


Technique: Appliqué / application, Incised, Modeled, Molded, Painting


Location: Bodega


Dimensions:

Total Height (base and lid): 62 cm
Base “a”
Height: 45 cm; Diameter: 28 cm

Lid “b”
Height: 17 cm; Width: 30 cm
Diameter: 26.5 cm



References to similar objects:




Exhibitions:

1. “PRE-COLUMBIAN BIODIVERSITY, THE MYSTERIES OF THE JUNGLE”. Centro de Formación de la Cooperación Española, Antigua Guatemala (Ago. 17, 2017- Feb. 25, 2018)

2. Lobby at  Occidente Insurance Company (Febrero a 4 de diciembre 2018)

3. “MASTERWORKS OF THE PRE-COLUMBIAN ARTIST”. Centro Cultural Santo Domingo del Cerro, Antigua Guatemala (December 2019 – February 2, 2022)





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Photo credits: Jorge Pérez de Lara; Sofía Paredes Maury