Maya. <em>Tetrapod Bowl with Lid</em>, 350-450. Ceramic, pigment, Overall with Lid: 13 x 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (33 x 28.6 x 28.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 64.217a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 64.217a-b_SL3.jpg)

Tetrapod Bowl with Lid

Artist:Maya

Medium: Ceramic, pigment

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Dates:350-450

Dimensions: Overall with Lid: 13 x 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (33 x 28.6 x 28.6 cm)

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Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 64.217a-b

Image: 64.217a-b_SL3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Tetrapod bowl with lid, with residue of red and white pigments. On lid, modeled depictions include a water bird with a fish in its mouth, wings to the side, and at the back, a glyph meaning "anus." Four modeled legs represent peccaries with their snouts flat against the ground. Condition: The vessel is in stable condition. The lid has been broken and repaired (see updated conservation treatment report).

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