Gadrooned bowl with hieroglyph rim text

Gadrooned bowl with hieroglyph rim text

Made By: Campeche

Made By: Mayan

Made By: Mexican

Date: Late Classic, 600-900 AD
Excavated:Campeche, Mexico
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/2 x 5 in. (16.5 x 12.7 cm)
rim: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification: AMERINDIAN
Credit Line: Gift of Herbert D. N. Jones, Class of 1914
Object number: 21.1.14
Descriptionthin orange ware; Maya; cocoa; cacao
Inscribed: sixteen-glyph inscription (translated): "This drinking cup contains fresh new cocoa and is owned by Spine-Hand the Blood-Scatterer, the twenty-year old kin [possibly son] of the forty-year-old Lord of Naman."
Terms
  • text
  • bowl
  • hieroglyph
  • Campeche
Not on view
Exhibitions:Object Lab, Spring 2021
Published References (3D model) https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/mayan-bowl-with-hieroglyph-rim-12cc286945c84402ab8efa4f2db75061