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Codex-style Bowl with Fleur-de-Lis design
Codex-style Bowl with Fleur-de-Lis design
Date:
ca. 750
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Earthenware And Pigment
Dimensions:
11.1 x 15.1 x 15.1 cm (4 3/8 x 5 15/16 x 5 15/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Mesoamerica
Culture/People:
Late Classic Maya
Accession Number:
2012.69.12
Acquisition Date:
2012-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Gail and Alec Merriam

Repeating motif of four floral elements (like fleurs-de-lis) which is an element associated with the Xultun elites. Standard dedicatory sequence says "his drinking vessel for atole, really great prince of the Xultun royal dynasty."

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