Maya Polychrome Cylinder Vase, Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550 - 950
Lot 24
Maya Polychrome Cylinder Vase,
Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550 - 950
Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Maya Polychrome Cylinder Vase,
Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550 - 950
Earthenware with black, orange and red slip
height 9 1/2in (24.2cm)

PROVENANCE
The Merrin Gallery, New York
Private Collection, California, acquired from the above circa 1972

Finely painted around the outer surface with two mythological birds with a fish in each beak below a band of glyphs.
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