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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


References to similar objects:

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)


Publications:

Photograph:

Photo credits: Jorge Pérez de Lara