Tulip Cup Vessel from Tikal

Unidentified Maya maker

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late Classic Maya (600-900)

Buff terracotta with blue, red, and brown slip

Overall: 6 1/8 × 5 1/4 in. (15.5 × 13.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Johnson, Class of 1938

C.976.249

Geography/Culture

Central America, Guatemala

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Exhibition History

Pre-Columbian Art, Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 18-May 15, 1977.

Provenance

Reported to be from Tikal, Guatemala; Mr. and Mrs. John Dam Johnson (1917-2001), Class of 1938; given to present collection, 1976.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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