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Kerr Number:  5799
Vase Type:  Incised
Figure Count:  2
Height:  7.7 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  45 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Early Classic Blackware Skywatchers or stargazers  
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Kerr Number:  5800
Vase Type:  Incised
Figure Count:  2
Height:  13.5 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  46.2 cm
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Comments:  Early Classic tripod. I have nick-named this group the Sky-watchers.  CLICK HERE for the shape of the vessel.
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Added 1998-01-19

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Kerr Number:  5824
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  1
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MS Number:  1687
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Publications:  Painting the Maya Universe,p.36, MBV Vessel 72.
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Comments:  Plate in CX style but PY. Twin scribe sitting on water throne writing in codex. For another example see K8802  
Iconographic Elements:  Codex - book, Conch shell, Scribes, artists, carvers, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Throne

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Added 1998-08-08

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Kerr Number:  5835
Vase Type:  Polychrome
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Diameter:  36 cm
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Publications:  Painting the Maya Universe p.341
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Comments:  Plate from the Campeche area. Often found in burials on the island of Jaina. The animal on the rim my be a centipede chapat. Plates like these with holes in them are used to carver the face of the dead in burials.  
Iconographic Elements:  Birds, Insect, Principal Bird Deity, Vucub Caquix, Itzam Ye

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Kerr Number:  5838
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  6.5 cm
Diameter:  19.5 cm
Circumference:  53.3 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  LACMA
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Volume 6 p.942
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Comments:  Bowl with pink blush glyphs  
Iconographic Elements:  Primary Standard Sequence

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Added 1999-09-27

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Kerr Number:  5839
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  1
Height:  14.5 cm
Diameter:  13 cm
Circumference:  7 cm
MS Number:  38.5
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Comments:  Northern Yucatan A lord sits with hand touching earth  CLICK HERE for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Fish, Lord, elite person not a ruler

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Kerr Number:  5840
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  11 cm
Diameter:  13.5 cm
Circumference:  50.5 cm
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Comments:  Bowl. Sea Creatures in bands of water  CLICK HERE for the shape of the vessel.
Iconographic Elements:  Snake

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Kerr Number:  5843
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  0
Height:  26.5 cm
Diameter:  0
Circumference:  46 cm
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Comments:  Olmec. Tlaltico long necked bottle with claw design  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Birds

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Added 1998-01-19

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Kerr Number:  5844
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  0
Height:  22.7 cm
Diameter:  0
Circumference:  43 cm
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Comments:  Olmec, Tlaltico bottle with shark design.  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Fish

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Added 1998-01-19

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Kerr Number:  5847
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  11
Height:  24.5 cm
Diameter:  14.5 cm
Circumference:  43.8 cm
MS Number:  1689
Owner:  LACMA
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Volume 6 p.943
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Comments:  Ladies wearing broad brimmed hats are carried with tump lines. Suggested this is ceremony after marriage (wedding) for blessings  
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Inscription - other text, God A', God Aprime, Ah Kan, Sombrero - hunter's hat, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Primary Standard Sequence

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Added 1998-12-18

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