Vessel in the form of a ball-game player

Date created
AD 300–900 (Classic period)
Culture/People
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Previous owner
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965
Donor
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by anthropologist Samuel K. Lothrop (1892-1965, MAI staff member) from an unknown source in Guatemala in 1923; donated to MAI by Samuel K. Lothrop in 1923.
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Place
Santa Cruz del Quiché; Santa Cruz del Quiché Municipality; Quiché Department, Southwest Region; Guatemala
See related items
Maya (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
12/3347
Barcode
123347.000
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Object Name
Vessel in the form of a ball-game player
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Modeled
Dimensions
21 x 34 x 27 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69cf356c9-06be-4679-87d2-097b9558ec3c
Record ID
NMAI_132789