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Kerr Number:  758
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  17 cm
Diameter:  11.6 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Robicsek, The Book of the Dead
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Comments:  Patron of Pax emerging from frontal view of monster, major bird with head of G3 in beak  CLICK for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Birds, God3, Baby Jaguar, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, Principal Bird Deity, Vucub Caquix, Itzam Ye, Sky band with star glyphs, Venus glyph, star glyph T510, Vision Serpent, Primary Standard Sequence, Snake

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Kerr Number:  759
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  15 cm
Diameter:  12 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Robicsek, The Maya Book of the Dead, vessel 162
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Comments:  God Aprime holding cache vessel. He wears jaguar headdress and death's eye collar. The scene suggests that a sacrifice for the dead. has been made.  
Iconographic Elements:  Axe, Fire, Inscription - other text, God A', God Aprime, Ah Kan, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Sacrifice

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Kerr Number:  760
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  14.9 cm
Diameter:  11.5 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Robicsek,Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 64.
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Comments:  Old scribes with open codices in hand  
Iconographic Elements:  Noh Kaan, Och Chan, Codex - book, Scribes, artists, carvers, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Ink or paint container, Sabak Kuch

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Kerr Number:  761
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  13.5 cm
Diameter:  12.5 cm
Circumference:  35.5 cm
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Robicsek,Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 85.
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Comments:  A Hero Twin make an offering or reading gesture with a bundle and feathers and a codex.  CLICK HERE for the shape of the vessel
Iconographic Elements:  Bundle, tribute, cache, Codex - book, Inscription - other text, Scribes, artists, carvers, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué

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Kerr Number:  762
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  2
Height:  10.9 cm
Diameter:  12.5 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  0
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Publications:  Robicsek,Maya Book of the Dead Vessel 762.
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Comments:  The Young Corn God with maize foliage in the celestial canoe  
Iconographic Elements:  Canoe, boat

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Kerr Number:  764
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  5
Height:  17.2 cm
Diameter:  11.7 cm
Circumference:  36.6 cm
MS Number:  1119
Owner:  Museum of Fine Arts Boston MA 1988.1176
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Comments:  Ruler being painted on backside while looking into mirror held by attend. One woman holds mask or trophy head, second woman looks on. Palace. If the woman is holding a death mask, then it is possible that the ruler is dead and being prepared for his burial.  
Iconographic Elements:  Ah K'hun, orator, Female, Bundle, tribute, cache, Inscription - other text, Mirror, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Trophy head, Primary Standard Sequence, Ink or paint container, Sabak Kuch

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Kerr Number:  767
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  12
Height:  28.3 cm
Diameter:  13.8 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  1406
Owner:  The Princeton Art Museum, Princeton, NJ PUAM# y1986-91
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Publications:  Robicsek, The Maya Book of the Dead; Reents, Painting the Maya Universe,p.262
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Comments:  Aftermath of war scene. Palace scene with warriors and prisoners and palanquin  CLICK for the shape of the vessel and hi-res images of the text
Iconographic Elements:  Bundle, tribute, cache, Cloth, Curtains, in palace scenes, Dwarf, Inscription - other text, Litter, palanquin, hammock, Prisoners or captives, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate, Sacrifice, Shield, pakal, spears, Sombrero - hunter's hat, Trophy head, Yokes, ballgame gear, Throne, Codex - book

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Kerr Number:  771
Vase Type:  Codex Style
Figure Count:  3
Height:  14.2 cm
Diameter:  10.2 cm
Circumference:  0
MS Number:  1849
Owner:  Museum of Fine Arts Boston MA 1988.1171
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Publications:  Robicsek,The Maya Book of the Dead
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Comments:  Two types of God A. 1-The God of Hunting carrying a dead deer in a net, sometimes seen as a basket. 2- This god probably refers to some illness that burns the stomach. See Grube, Nikolai and Werner Nahm. 1994 A Census of Xibalba: A Complete Inventory of WAY Characters on Maya Ceramics. The Maya Vase Book Volume 4. pps. 686-715. Kerr Associates, NY.  
Iconographic Elements:  Blood, Conch shell, Deer, God A, generally skeletal, Inscription - other text, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, Monkey, Sacrifice, Way, alter ego, nagual, Primary Standard Sequence

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Kerr Number:  772
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  0
Height:  11.2 cm
Diameter:  25 cm
Circumference:  78.5 cm
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Publications:  The Maya Vase Book, p. 46; Robicsek, The Maya Book of the Dead
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Site:  Tikal
Comments:  Bowl with Rim text naming ruler of Tikal; as artist. Includes the name of Ruler A  CLICK for the shapeof the bowl
Iconographic Elements:  Emblem glyph, Inscription - other text, Ruler, king, cacique, governor, potentate

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Added 1998-05-06

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Kerr Number:  774
Vase Type:  Polychrome
Figure Count:  8
Height:  19 cm
Diameter:  16.4 cm
Circumference:  54.5 cm
MS Number:  0
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Comments:  A supernatural enema scene.  
Iconographic Elements:  Deer, Dog, canine, Enema scene or apparatus, Jaguar, Water lily Jaguar, Monkey, Twins - Hunahpú & Xbalanqué, Primary Standard Sequence

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