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Kerr Number:  1559
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  6
Height:  12 cm
Diameter:  11.3 cm
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MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 14
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Comments:  Supernatural palace with Old god (Itzamnß) 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 1182 - 2794 - 4012  
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Birds, Conch shell, Curtains, in palace scenes, Deer, God D, Itzamnah, Moon Goddess, Sombrero - hunter's hat, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ, Throne

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Kerr Number:  1560
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  7
Height:  16.3 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  41.5 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  Louvre, Paris, France
School:  Princeton
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 2. The Maya Vase Book Volume 1 p.98.
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Comments:  Hun Hunahp˙, the Maize God takes power from the Lords of the Otherworld.. A story from the Popol Vuh..Simon Martin identifies the figures other than God L as the Paddlers.  
Iconographic Elements:  Dwarf, God L, Inscription - other text, Prisoners or captives, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye, Primary Standard Sequence, Paddlers to the otherworld, Xibalba

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Kerr Number:  1561
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  22.3 cm
Diameter:  11.3 cm
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MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 86.
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Comments:  He holds feathers and a bird  
Iconographic Elements:  Birds, Inscription - other text, Penis perforator, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ, Throne

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Kerr Number:  1562
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  6
Height:  7.7 cm
Diameter:  20 cm
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School:  Water
Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 103.
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Comments:  Water group  
Iconographic Elements:  Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Shield, pakal, spears, Chak, Chac, Rain God, Cloth, Bundle, tribute, cache, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye

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Kerr Number:  1563
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  9
Height:  21.5 cm
Diameter:  26.6 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Palace scene with musicians  
Iconographic Elements:  Dwarf, Enema scene or apparatus, Inscription - other text, Musicians, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate

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Kerr Number:  1565
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  16.7 cm
Diameter:  16 cm
Circumference:  46 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 61.
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Comments:  Scribes with printouts and codex  
Iconographic Elements:  Noh Kaan, Och Chan, Codex - book, Scribes, artists, carvers, Sky band with star glyphs, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ

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Kerr Number:  1566
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  8
Height:  9.5 cm
Diameter:  24 cm
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MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 84.
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Comments:  Another version of the Dressing scene. The masked women may be compared with K2286  
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ

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Kerr Number:  1599
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  3
Height:  18.2 cm
Diameter:  13 cm
Circumference:  39 cm
MS Number:  651
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Publications:  Painting the Maya Universe
Calender Round:  3 Ben 6 Pax
Site:  Dos Pilas
Comments:  Palace scene from Dos Pilas, Holding Flowers  
Iconographic Elements:  Ah K'hun, orator, Cloth, Curtains, in palace scenes, Emblem glyph, Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Throne

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Kerr Number:  1604
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  15 cm
Diameter:  11.4 cm
Circumference:  33 cm
MS Number:  0
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School:  Tassel cape
Publications:  Rob 81
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Comments:  God K emerges from the maw of snake monster to confront a lord holding a tube from which the monster has emanated from. He wears a cape with tassels that remind one of the tassels worn on the jackets at Chichicastenago See 3150  
Iconographic Elements:  Blowgun, Noh Kaan, Och Chan, God K, Kawil, Twins - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ

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Kerr Number:  1605
Vase Type:  Molded
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Height:  9 cm
Diameter:  14 cm
Circumference:  40.5 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  A number of these molded vases from the Pacific slope of Guatemala exist with themes of animal sacrifice. The creatures encountered here are deer, bat, fox, rabbit.  
Iconographic Elements:  Axe, Bats, Blood, Deer, Sacrifice, Snake

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