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Name: Effigy vessel


IDAEH Cultural Property No: 1.2.144.0830


Category: Vasija efigie


Description:

Zoomorphic effigy bowl, miniature, with the figure of a toad resting on their extremities, which work as the supports, with open eyes and mouth. Ceramic type Usulutan, color orange with negative decoration.


Period: PRECLASSIC (2500 BC-150/200 AD) Late Preclassic (400 BC-150/200 AD).


Provenance: Pacific Coast of Guatemala


Medium / Material: Clay


Technique: Incised, Modeled, Painting


Location: Bodega


Dimensions:

Height: 6cm
Widht: 4,5cm



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Exhibitions:

  1. “LOS MAYAS Y EL AGUA” (The Maya and the Watter) Formation center of the Spanish Cooperation, Antigua Guatemala. (Jul. 17 – Nov. 8, 2015)





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Photo credits: Jorge Pérez de Lara