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Kerr Number:  1488
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  5
Height:  7 cm
Diameter:  24 cm
Circumference:  65 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 83.
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Comments:  Shallow bowl ladies dressing Hun Hunahp˙. There are many versions of this scene, In the comments field type Dressing  
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Inscription - other text, Penis perforator, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ

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Kerr Number:  1489
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  4
Height:  13.7 cm
Diameter:  11.5 cm
Circumference:  34.5 cm
MS Number:  665
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School:  Water Group
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 97.
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Comments:  The Maize God on his journey to Raise the sky Water Group  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Ah K'hun, orator, Bundle, tribute, cache, Shield, pakal, spears, Chak, Chac, Rain God, Cloth, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye

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Kerr Number:  1490
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  7
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Comments:  Underworld creatures, including the God of Decapitation.  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Bats, Blood, God A, generally skeletal, Insect, Inscription - other text, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, God A', God Aprime, Ah Kan, Rabbit, Sacrifice, Self sacrifice, Sky band with star glyphs, Trophy head, Smoking tobacco

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Added 1998-03-09

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Kerr Number:  1491
Vase Type:  Polychrome
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Comments:  Plate. In the upper register a ruler on throne is being offered a painted vase by a woman. In the lower register, A monkey scribe is assisted by a rabbit who holds his paint container. On the rim, Hunahp˙ shoots at Iguana while a rabbit lies dead. Two individuals train a macaw, An old scribe reads a codex while a monkey hovers behind him. A woman gestures to a deity.  
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Bats, Birds, Blowgun, Bundle, tribute, cache, Codex - book, God N, Monkey, Moon Goddess, Rabbit, Rodents, rats, paca, etc., Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Scribes, artists, carvers, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ, Ink or paint container, Sabak Kuch, Throne

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Added 1999-08-13

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Kerr Number:  1496
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  0
Diameter:  34.5 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
Owner:  The Chrylser Museum
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Publications:  Old Gods and Young Heroes, 1982, page 86
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Comments:  Plate. The name Deer-snake applies, notice the large deer's ears  
Iconographic Elements:  Noh Kaan, Och Chan

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Added 2004-12-23

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Kerr Number:  1497
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  0
Diameter:  30 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Old Gods and Young Heroes, page 97
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Comments:  Plate.The War Serpent a version of the Vision Serpentover the war sign.  
Iconographic Elements:  Tlaloc - war symbol, Vision Serpent

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Kerr Number:  1498
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  7
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MS Number:  0
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School:  Pink glyph
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Site:  IK
Comments:  Fat cacique  
Iconographic Elements:  Dwarf, Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Shield, pakal, spears, Throne

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Added 1998-10-07

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Kerr Number:  1507
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  6
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Iconographic Elements:  Birds, Bundle, tribute, cache, Deer, Fish, God D, Itzamnah, God K, Kawil, Inscription - other text, Sombrero - hunter's hat, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ, Snake, Cloth

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Added 1998-03-27

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Kerr Number:  1522
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  3
Height:  14.5 cm
Diameter:  12 cm
Circumference:  37.5 cm
MS Number:   173.0
Owner:  Duke University Museum of Art Durham NC Museum number 1984.74.4
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Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 66. ; Painting the Maya Universe,p.40
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Comments:  Three scribes  
Iconographic Elements:  Curtains, in palace scenes, Scribes, artists, carvers, Trophy head, Primary Standard Sequence

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Added 1998-03-27

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Kerr Number:  1523
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  22 cm
Diameter:  13 cm
Circumference:  40 cm
MS Number:  0
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School:  Liner
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 71.
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Comments:  Hero Twins as scribes writing a codex.   Read Where Do You Wear Your Paint-pot, an explanation of the scribes icon.
Iconographic Elements:  Noh Kaan, Och Chan, Codex - book, Inscription - other text, Scribes, artists, carvers, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ, Vision Serpent, Yokes, ballgame gear, Primary Standard Sequence, Ink or paint container, Sabak Kuch

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Added 1998-03-29

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