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Jaguar effigy vessel lid

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Jaguar head effigy lid of small cache vessel. See 1987.720b for the bottom half of the cache vessel.

Provenance

John B. Fulling collection, Florida, by 1975; lent to MFA, June 1, 1987; to MFA, December 1987, gift of John B. Fulling.

Credit Line

Gift of John B. Fulling

Maya, Late Classic Period, A.D. 650–850

Object Place

Southern highlands, Guatemala

Dimensions

6.5 x 10.1 cm (2 9/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.720a

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: yellow, white, black and red post-fire paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware