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Pottery sherd with gouged-incised motif

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Rim sherd from a tall dish with slightly outflaring wall. The exterior is decorated with a gouged-incised band of triangular forms separated by diagonal lines.

Provenance

Margret Craver Withers collection (acquired in Mexico and Guatemala) by 1972; to MFA, November 1993, gift of Margret Craver Withers.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Mesoamerican, Classic to Postclassic periods, A.D. 200–1550

Object Place

México

Dimensions

Overall: 6.7 x 5.1 cm (2 5/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1993.804

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: red slip

Collections

Americas

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