Pottery - Zoomorphic deity rattle - Maya culture - Mexico

Description
Pottery - Zoomorphic deity rattle - Maya culture - Mexico
Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Pre-Columbian Maya molded pottery zoomorphic deity rattle, kneeling position holding right hand to buttocks, left hand on head, and wrinkled face.
Wearing a large roundel medallion and geometric decorated loincloth panel

Time period: 500 - 800 AD Classic Maya

Dimensions: 13 cm high
Condition: very good, missing both ears and a tiny hole in side of neck

Provenance: USA auctionhouse
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Lot details
Object
Pottery
Ethnic group/ culture
Maya culture
Region/ country
Mexico
Material
Zoomorphic deity rattle
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
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