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Kerr Number:  5769
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  11.5 cm
Diameter:  19 cm
Circumference:  61 cm
MS Number:  669
Owner:  LACMA
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Publications:  The maya Vase Book, Volume 6 P.939
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Comments:  4 cartouches with 4 different monster heads  
Iconographic Elements:  Vision Serpent, Waterlily Monster

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Added 1998-12-25

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Kerr Number:  5793
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  17.2 cm
Diameter:  13 cm
Circumference:  37.5 cm
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Site:  Honduras
Comments:  A southern Maya (Honduras or Salvador) vase with deer  
Iconographic Elements:  Deer, Inscription - other text

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Added 1998-12-25

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Kerr Number:  5794
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  2
Height:  13.3 cm
Diameter:  13 cm
Circumference:  38 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  LACMA
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Publications:  The maya Vase Book, Volume 6 P.940
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Comments:  Kawil (God K) makes an offering of a bundle  
Iconographic Elements:  Bundle, tribute, cache, God K, Kawil

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Added 1998-12-25

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Kerr Number:  5795
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  2
Height:  16 cm
Diameter:  16.8 cm
Circumference:  58.5 cm
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Publications:  The maya Vase Book, Volume 6 P.941
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Site:  Honduras
Comments:  Honduran version of Hunahp˙ (or may be generic hunter) shooting at a bird with a blowgun.  
Iconographic Elements:  Birds, Blowgun, Conch shell, Inscription - other text, Sombrero - hunter's hat

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Added 1998-12-25

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Kerr Number:  5798
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  10.2 cm
Diameter:  19.5 cm
Circumference:  56.5 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  The maya Vase Book, Volume 6 P.942
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Comments:  Rim text not a PSS  
Iconographic Elements:  Inscription - other text

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Added 1998-12-25

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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 - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ, 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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Added 2000-12-20

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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
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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:  5847
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  11
Height:  24.5 cm
Diameter:  14.5 cm
Circumference:  43.8 cm
MS Number:  1689
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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 - Hunahp˙ & XbalanquÚ, Primary Standard Sequence

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Added 1998-12-18

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Kerr Number:  5850
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  3
Height:  23 cm
Diameter:  8.4 cm
Circumference:  31 cm
MS Number:  1688
Owner:  LACMA
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Publications:  The maya Vase Book, Volume 6 P.944
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Site:  IK
Comments:  Very bold glyphs with scene of execution as ruler watches from throne. The prisoner has streams of blood emanating from his head.  CLICK HERE for the shape of the vessel.
Iconographic Elements:  Axe, Blood, Prisoners or captives, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Primary Standard Sequence, Throne

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Added 1999-09-27

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