Incense burner representing the rain god Tláloc

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Culture/People
probably Post-Classic period Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Auction venue
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. (Sotheby Parke Bernet/Parke-Bernet Auction House)
Object Name
Incense burner representing the rain god Tláloc
Media/Materials
Pottery, paint
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Yucatán State; Mexico
Date created
AD 1350-1521
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI at an auction held by the Parke-Bernet Galleries (New York City) in 1973.
Catalog Number
24/7783
Barcode
247783.000
See related items
Post-Classic period Maya (archaeological culture)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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