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Incense Burners

Name: Incense Burner with Lid/ Moon Deity
IDAEH Cultural Property No: 1.2.1.0321
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): 63 cm
Base “a”
Height: 43.5 cm; Width: 40 cm;
Diameter: 29 cm

Lid “b”
Height:19.5 cm; Diameter: 29.5 cm


References to similar objects:

Exhibitions:

1. “TREASURES OF THE MAYA SPIRIT”. LA Art & Antique Show. LA Convention Center, California (Ene. 4 al 9, 2014)

2. “TREASURES OF THE MAYA SPIRIT”. Galería de arte del Interbanco, Quetzaltenango (Sept. 8 – Nov. 10, 2014)

3. “TREASURES OF THE MAYA SPIRIT THROUGH TIME”. ARTECENTRO Graciela Andrade de Paiz, Centro Histórico, Ciudad de Guatemala (Mayo 21 – Oct. 19, 2015)

4. Lobby of Occidente Insurance Company (Nov. 2015- Nov. 2016)

5. Lobby Confío Insurance Company (Diciembre, 2018-3 de julio, 2019)

6. “OBRAS MAESTRAS DEL ARTISTA PREHISPÁNICO”. Centro Cultural Santo Domingo del Cerro, Antigua Guatemala (desde Diciembre de 2019 al 2 de febrero de 2022)



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Photograph:

Photo credits: Sofía Paredes Maury; Jorge Pérez de Lara