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Kerr Number:  703
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  2
Height:  22.7 cm
Diameter:  9.8 cm
Circumference:  30.8 cm
MS Number:  1125
Owner:  Boston Museum of Fine Art, MA 1988.1181
School:  Holmul
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Site:  Naranjo
Comments:  The Maize God or an impersonator dances.  
Iconographic Elements:  Noh Kaan, Och Chan, Inscription - other text, Paddlers to the otherworld, Xibalba, Vision Serpent, Way, alter ego, nagual, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye, Primary Standard Sequence

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Kerr Number:  717
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  3
Height:  21.5 cm
Diameter:  13.2 cm
Circumference:  41.4 cm
MS Number:  59
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Publications:  Rob 81, Vol.1 p. 39; Painting the Maya Universe,p.38
Calender Round:  7 Manik 5 Uo
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Comments:   Scribal workshop  CLICK for the shape of the vessel and discussion of the text
Iconographic Elements:  Ah K'hun, orator, Bundle, tribute, cache, Codex - book, Conch shell, Inscription - other text, Mirror, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Scribes, artists, carvers, Ink or paint container, Sabak Kuch, Throne

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Kerr Number:  718
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  6
Height:  25.2 cm
Diameter:  16.5 cm
Circumference:  53 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Rob 81 The Book of the Dead;The Maya Vase Book Volume 1
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Comments:  Dark Brown on yellow, slightly gadrooned very heavily restored, reworked in 1994 showing most of the characters did exist; see vases 2284,2286.  
Iconographic Elements:  Female, Bees, honey, God A, generally skeletal, Inscription - other text, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, God A', God Aprime, Ah Kan, Penis perforator, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Sacrifice, Trophy head, Primary Standard Sequence, Throne

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Kerr Number:  719
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  4
Height:  14.5 cm
Diameter:  11 cm
Circumference:  31.5 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Robicsek,Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 10.
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Comments:  Snake Lady, Old god with flare, God K  CLICK HERE for the shape of the vessel.
Iconographic Elements:  Noh Kaan, Och Chan, Curtains, in palace scenes, God N, God K, Kawil, Snakelady entwined with Och Chan

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Kerr Number:  727
Vase Type:  Incised
Figure Count:  0
Height:  17.3 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Complex otherworld scene. This vase is probably spurious.  
Iconographic Elements:  God L

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Kerr Number:  728
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  5
Height:  15 cm
Diameter:  18 cm
Circumference:  50.5 cm
MS Number:  1098
Owner:  Museum of Fine Arts Boston MA 1988.1235
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Comments:  Combat scene using conch shell, similar scene was found on stone panel in Yucatan (Taube)  
Iconographic Elements:  Conch shell, Inscription - other text

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Kerr Number:  731
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  4
Height:  22 cm
Diameter:  11.7 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  1120
Owner:  Museum of Fine Arts Boston MA
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Publications:  Reents, Painting the Maya Universe,p.208;
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Comments:  Red background with Young Corn God coming out of split carapace or serpent bar and canoes and paddlers  
Iconographic Elements:  Dog, canine, God3, Baby Jaguar, God N, Mirror, Paddlers to the otherworld, Xibalba, Sky band with star glyphs, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Maize God, Hun Hunahpu, Hun Nal Ye, Primary Standard Sequence, Canoe, boat, Chak, Chac, Rain God

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Added 1998-05-28

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Kerr Number:  732
Vase Type:  Incised
Figure Count:  4
Height:  24.5 cm
Diameter:  16 cm
Circumference:  51.8 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Hero twins presenting offering to Itzamná  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  God D, Itzamnah, Inscription - other text, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Throne

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Kerr Number:  748
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  2
Height:  19.2 cm
Diameter:  13.3 cm
Circumference:  41.8 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Lord (Young Corn God) seated on Jaguar skin covered cushions (ways?) holding section of conch, tied bundle in front of throne cushions. Carved conch vessel may be paint pot  
Iconographic Elements:  Blood, Bundle, tribute, cache, Inscription - other text, Penis perforator, Self sacrifice, Sky band with star glyphs, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Throne

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Kerr Number:  751
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  4
Height:  20.2 cm
Diameter:  11.6 cm
Circumference:  36.4 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  Palace scene with ruler addressing subordinates  
Iconographic Elements:  Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Primary Standard Sequence

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