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Kerr Number:  1118
Vase Type:  Incised
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Height:  16 cm
Diameter:  16.8 cm
Circumference:  52.5 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Early Classic. I am calling these fellows Skywatchers.  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
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Kerr Number:  1119
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  0
Height:  17 cm
Diameter:  11.5 cm
Circumference:  33.5 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Some relation to the Sun deity.  
Iconographic Elements:  Inscription - other text

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Kerr Number:  1120
Vase Type:  Carved
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Height:  12 cm
Diameter:  13.5 cm
Circumference:  48 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  A Twin confronts God K.  
Iconographic Elements:  Conch shell, Fire, God K, Kawil, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Yokes, ballgame gear, Ink or paint container, Sabak Kuch

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Kerr Number:  1121
Vase Type:  Incised
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Height:  46 cm
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Circumference:  70 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Olmec vessel known as the Chalcatcingo vase.  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Penis perforator, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate

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Kerr Number:  1151
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  5
Height:  21 cm
Diameter:  11 cm
Circumference:  35 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Palace scene, ruler dancing,  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Ah K'hun, orator, Female, Birds, Cloth, Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate

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Kerr Number:  1152
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  3
Height:  10.5 cm
Diameter:  12.3 cm
Circumference:  33.5 cm
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School:  Met
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 27.
Calender Round:  7 Men 10 Sac
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Comments:  God A, Kawak monster, Water lily Jaguar, Chak Cib ChaK  
Iconographic Elements:  Axe, God A, generally skeletal, Hand stone, tri-lobe, Inscription - other text, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, Way, alter ego, nagual, Chak, Chac, Rain God

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Kerr Number:  1162
Vase Type:  Polychrome
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Height:  8 cm
Diameter:  20 cm
Circumference:  55 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Early Classic bowl, stucco with underwater monsters  
Iconographic Elements:  Fish, Principal Bird Deity, Vucub Caquix, Itzam Ye

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Kerr Number:  1180
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  5
Height:  12.7 cm
Diameter:  11.2 cm
Circumference:  32 cm
MS Number:  1847
Owner:  Museum Fine Arts Boston 1988.1182
School:  Princeton
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 68.
Calender Round:  1 Ix 10 Pop
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Comments:  In a supernatural palace, Scribes making offerings to major scribe.   Read Where Do You Wear Your Paint-pot, an explanation of the scribes icon.
Iconographic Elements:  Inscription - other text, Scribes, artists, carvers, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye, Ink or paint container, Sabak Kuch, Throne

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Kerr Number:  1181
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  3
Height:  11 cm
Diameter:  12 cm
Circumference:  31 cm
MS Number:  1843
Owner:  Museum of Fine Arts Boston MA 1988.1186
School:  Met
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 47.
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Comments:  Dog, toad, monkey. The monkey holds a turtle shell musical instrument and the beater in the other hand. From this vase D. Stuart read the word MASH meaning monkey, See Grube, Nikolai and Werner Nahm. 1994 A Census of Xibalba: A Complete Inventory of WAY Characters on Maya Ceramics. The Maya Vase Book Volume 4. pps. 686-715. Kerr Associates, NY  
Iconographic Elements:  Bundle, tribute, cache, Dog, canine, Emblem glyph, Fish, Inscription - other text, Monkey, Toad, Way, alter ego, nagual, Primary Standard Sequence, Drum

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Kerr Number:  1182
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  7
Height:  13.2 cm
Diameter:  12.8 cm
Circumference:  36 cm
MS Number:  1846
Owner:  Museum Fine Arts Boston 1988.1180
School:  Met
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead vessel 15.
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Comments:  Supernatural palace with Old god (Itzamná) dying, women with deer. May relate to a Maya story recorded in Thompson, J.E.S. 1970 Maya History and Religion p.343 University of Oklahoma Press, Norman. See also 1559 - 2794 - 4012  
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Birds, Curtains, in palace scenes, Deer, God D, Itzamnah, Inscription - other text, Moon Goddess, Primary Standard Sequence, Throne

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