Mayan Cylinder Vase, 2 Seated Rulers, 650-800 AD - Terracota - Maya culture - Mexico

Description
Mayan Cylinder Vase, 2 Seated Rulers, 650-800 AD - Terracota - Maya culture - Mexico
Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Mayan Cylinder Vase Depicting 2 Seated Rulers or Deities, H. 12,5 cm, Late Classic Period, Circa 650-800 A.D. Mayan Empire, Mesoamerica Probably Petén Basin Region.

CULTURE
Mayan Empire, Mesoamerica. Southern Mexico to Northern Guatemala. Probably Petén Basin, geographical sub-region of Mesoamerica, primarily located in Northern Guatemala.

PERIOD
Circa Late Classic Period, 650-800 A.D.

MEASUREMENTS
Circa 15,0 cm - 14,8 cm height.
Circa 10,3 cm diameter (top)
Circa 9,5 cm - 10,0 cm diameter (middle)

WEIGHT
Circa 571,0 Gram.

MATERIAL
Terracotta.

CONDITION
Terracotta cylinder vase has been restored, 4 smaller re-attached original parts. With original red slip polychrome paint.

PROVENANCE
With Yanto Alexander Fine Art, 2019.
Private collection Mr. H. Miura, Tokyo, Japan. Acquired precious owner in 1983 to 2019.
Private collection Mr. Yusaku Tawara, Tokyo, Japan. Acquired European Art Market 1970 to 1983.

DESCRIPTION
Mayan Cylinder Vase, H. 12,5 cm, Late Classic Period, 650-800 A.D. Depicting 2 seated rulers or deities. With original red slip polychrome paint. Cylinder vase in tapered form. The terracotta cylinder vase has been restored, 4 smaller re-attached original parts. Unless the minor restorations and great piece of Maya Art. Cylinder vases like these, are placed and used into burial context. Great piece to start your collection.

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Lot details
Object
Mayan Cylinder Vase, 2 Seated Rulers, 650-800 AD
Ethnic group/ culture
Maya culture
Region/ country
Mexico
Material
Terracota
Sold with stand
No
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Dimensions
15×10.3×0 cm
Weight
571 g
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