Pre-Columbian Art and Artefacts Auction

February 04, 2016

LOT 2
Mayan Polychromed Cylinder Pot, Late Classic Period, 600-800 A.D.
  • Mayan Polychromed Cylinder Pot, Late Classic Period, 600-800 A.D.
  • Mayan Polychromed Cylinder Pot, Late Classic Period, 600-800 A.D.
  • Mayan Polychromed Cylinder Pot, Late Classic Period, 600-800 A.D.
  • Mayan Polychromed Cylinder Pot, Late Classic Period, 600-800 A.D.
  • Mayan Polychromed Cylinder Pot, Late Classic Period, 600-800 A.D.

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Mayan Polychromed Cylinder Pot, Late Classic Period, 600-800 A.D.

with bands of glyphs at base and rim, and central register of copulating couples and two ‘sunburst’ medallions with central glyph, and further decoration to interior
height 7.3" — 18.5 cm., diameter 7" — 17.8 cm.
condition noted

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $2,706
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

From a Private Montreal Collection of Pre-Columbian Art and Artefacts