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Figure of a priest  (Sculpture)  "AD 400-800"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

400-800

Materials:

Pottery, paint

Techniques:

Modeled, mold-made, appliqued, painted

Dimensions:

7.4 x 21.8 x 9 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central America, Classic period Maya (archaeological culture), Classic period Maya: Jaina style (archaeological culture), Maya, Maya (archaeological culture), Mesoamerica, Native Americans, Northern Mesoamerica, Southern Mesoamerica

Site Name:

Isla Jaina (Jaina Island)

County:

Hecelchakan Municipality

State:

Campeche State

Island Name:

Isla Jaina

IslandGrouping:

Gulf of Mexico coastal islands

Country:

Mexico

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Robert L. Huber; purchased by MAI in 1966 using funds donated by Dr. Arthur M. Sackler.

Source ID:

NMAI_253650

Catalog Number:

23/8368

Album Name:

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