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Kerr Number:  8524
Vase Type:  Molded
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Height:  24 cm
Diameter:  14 cm
Circumference:  39 cm
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Comments:  Frontal jaguar holding an animal to be sacrificed by bat using an ax. Another animal has been sacrificed as shown by the blood tree emanating from its body.  
Iconographic Elements:  Axe, Bats, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, Sacrifice

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Kerr Number:  8526
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  13
Height:  24 cm
Diameter:  16.5 cm
Circumference:  51.5 cm
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Comments:  Elaborate palace scene with tribute in the form of a cloth bundle with feathers. The throne is in the open jaws of the serpent of Xibalba. The offering vessel contains the decapitated head of the Maize God. Compare this vessel with the one on vase 1004 which is being carried by Xbalanque.  CLICK HERE for details of the inscriptions.
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Noh Kaan, Och Chan, Bundle, tribute, cache, Cloth, Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Primary Standard Sequence, Throne

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Kerr Number:  8528
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  2
Height:  19.5 cm
Diameter:  11 cm
Circumference:  34 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  A Ruler wearing a Copan style headdress in the maw of the vision serpent  
Iconographic Elements:  God C, k'ul, Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Vision Serpent

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Added 2001-09-04

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Kerr Number:  8533
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  4
Height:  13 cm
Diameter:  16 cm
Circumference:  47 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Holmul style flaring cup. Unusual to see the Maize God sitting and the dwarf kneeling  
Iconographic Elements:  Dwarf, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye

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Kerr Number:  8534
Vase Type:  Molded
Figure Count:  0
Height:  9 cm
Diameter:  15.5 cm
Circumference:  44 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  The Snite Museum, Notre Dame University
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Site:  Veracruz
Comments:  Groups of ball players wearing yokes in Pabellon style  CLICK HERE for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Inscription - other text, Yokes, ballgame gear

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Kerr Number:  8538
Vase Type:  Polychrome
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Height:  20.5 cm
Diameter:  9 cm
Circumference:  34.5 cm
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Comments:  Compare with 6181 and 6438. Water bird with god face in chest. A three dimensional stone bird with god face and fish in beak, was found in Copan by Bill Fash.  
Iconographic Elements:  Birds, Fish, Inscription - other text

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Kerr Number:  8540
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  6
Height:  19.5 cm
Diameter:  16 cm
Circumference:  49 cm
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Comments:  Flanked by the Hero Twins, one with scribal print-out under arm, the scene is reminiscent of vase 688 and elements of the Palenque sarcophagus cover.  
Iconographic Elements:  Noh Kaan, Och Chan, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué

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Added 2001-10-31

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Kerr Number:  8545
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  6
Height:  18 cm
Diameter:  15.5 cm
Circumference:  50 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  A group of helmeted boxers using handstones. Compare with vases 500 and 700 for other boxers.  
Iconographic Elements:  Hand stone, tri-lobe, Inscription - other text, Yokes, ballgame gear

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Added 2001-11-13

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Kerr Number:  8552
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  2
Height:  20 cm
Diameter:  14.3 cm
Circumference:  45.8 cm
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Comments:  The clay is painted to resemble wood. The Maize God confronts a long nose deity.  
Iconographic Elements:  Waterlily Monster, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye, Primary Standard Sequence, Throne

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Added 2001-11-20

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Kerr Number:  8553
Vase Type:  Polychrome
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Height:  20.5 cm
Diameter:  17 cm
Circumference:  55.5 cm
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Iconographic Elements:  Deer, Inscription - other text

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Added 2001-11-27

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