Image:  1821

File date:  2000-09-29

Caption:  Maya Basal Flange vessel

Description:  Maya. clay. dia. 30 cm Basal flange covered bowl. In the style of the Copador "swimmers." May represent a form of the enema ritual. The pinwheel design on the top knob may represent the tied top of a cloth bundle.

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