Maya Flask (Poison Bottle),<BR />Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550-950
Lot 1010
A Mayan flask
Sold for US$ 2,250 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Mayan flask
Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550-950
Mold-made with portraits of God L and God K.
height 2 7/8in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private Collection, California, acquired in the 1970's

    Cf.
    Kerr: Image 5810

    Flasks like the present lot may have been made to hold pigments or snuff.
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  1. Ingmars Lindbergs
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