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Kerr Number:  4574
Vase Type:  Polychrome
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Height:  14 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  48.4 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Vol. 4, p.557
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Comments:  Blackware with stucco forming the birds.  
Iconographic Elements:  Birds

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Kerr Number:  4575
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  14.5 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  47.5 cm
MS Number:  
Owner:  Museum of Fine Arts Houston TX
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Vol. 4 p. 557
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Comments:  Stucco vase with interlocking animals and birds  
Iconographic Elements:  Birds

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Added 1998-01-19

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Kerr Number:  4576
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  14 cm
Diameter:  17.5 cm
Circumference:  57 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Vol. 4 p. 556
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Comments:  Stucco vase with mythical figures intertwined  
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Kerr Number:  4577
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  4
Height:  23.4 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  46.3 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Vol. 4 p.558
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Site:  Honduras
Comments:  Southern Maya. Temple profiles with jaguar on roof. Ruler on throne holding banner (war?) oversees burnt offering  
Iconographic Elements:  Fire, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Throne

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Kerr Number:  4585
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  2
Height:  13.7 cm
Diameter:  14 cm
Circumference:  44.8 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Vol.4 p.559
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Site:  Nebaj
Comments:  Two lords with hand touching the earth.  Click here to see shape of the vessel.
Iconographic Elements:  Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Scribes, artists, carvers

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Kerr Number:  4598
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  4
Height:  23.5 cm
Diameter:  13.5 cm
Circumference:  41 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  God L is prisoner, The Hero Twins and their father prepare to burn God L. A story not in the Quiche version of the Popol Vuh.  
Iconographic Elements:  Fire, God L, Inscription - other text, Prisoners or captives, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Throne

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Added 1998-12-18

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Kerr Number:  4599
Vase Type:  Carved
Figure Count:  2
Height:  17.8 cm
Diameter:  13.5 cm
Circumference:  41.8 cm
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Owner:  Princeton Art Museum Princeton NJ PUMA# y1986-36
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Vol.4 p.560
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Comments:  One of a number of this style of vases showing deer sacrifice. I suggest that the tree behind the monkey is a cacao tree.  
Iconographic Elements:  Birds, Deer, Lord, elite person not a ruler, Monkey, Sacrifice, Tree

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Kerr Number:  4602
Vase Type:  Incised
Figure Count:  2
Height:  11 cm
Diameter:  10.4 cm
Circumference:  31.3 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  Mint Museum of Art Charlotte NC
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Comments:  Dancing figures  
Iconographic Elements:  Conch shell

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Added 1999-04-19

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Kerr Number:  4603
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  2
Height:  15.6 cm
Diameter:  15 cm
Circumference:  41.5 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  Mint Museum of Art Charlotte NC. Museum Number 89.64.15
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, Vol. 4 p. 561
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Iconographic Elements:  God K, Kawil, Inscription - other text

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Kerr Number:  4604
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  1
Height:  13.4 cm
Diameter:  13.9 cm
Circumference:  44 cm
MS Number:  0
Owner:  Mint Museum of Art Charlotte NC
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Comments:  Museum number 89.64.12 A feathered monster, is it a centipede? Note the spiral in front of the individual with the hunter's hat  
Iconographic Elements:  Blowgun, Noh Kaan, Och Chan, God K, Kawil, Sombrero - hunter's hat, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué

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