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Snake figure

Culture/People:
possibly Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Richard Ceough (Albert J.C. Kretzmann), Non-Indian, 1898-1947  Search this
Previous owner:
Hispanic Society of America  Search this
Donor:
Hispanic Society of America  Search this
Object Name:
Snake figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted, incised
Dimensions:
24 x 5 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Chinkultic; La Trinitaria Municipality, Fronteriza Region; Chiapas State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 250–950 (Classic period)
Catalog Number:
23/6516
Barcode:
236516.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws687b4ed24-41d7-4190-8949-2f35bac92526
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251893
Online Media:

Frog bowl

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Gisele Charat (Gizela Levy Sarapanovschi/Mrs, Hanoh Charat), Non-Indian, 1912-1985  Search this
Seller:
Gisele Charat (Gizela Levy Sarapanovschi/Mrs, Hanoh Charat), Non-Indian, 1912-1985  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Dr. Marietta Lutze Sackler (Mrs. Arthur M. Sackler), Non-Indian, 1919-2019  Search this
Object Name:
Frog bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled
Dimensions:
14 x 9.5 x 7.25 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Tonalá; Tonalá Municipality, Istmo-Costa Region; Chiapas State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 250–950 (Classic period)
Catalog Number:
23/6355
Barcode:
236355.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68e6760e0-aca0-49e8-8790-5c0b42ebf2fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251313
Online Media:

Vessel in the form of a shark with a man in its mouth

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel in the form of a shark with a man in its mouth
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Dimensions:
25.5 x 12 x 9.2 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 1450–1550 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1594
Barcode:
091594.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws651f9e982-a8a6-4303-82d9-b0942e181237
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98882
Online Media:

Inlay/mosaic pieces

Culture/People:
possibly Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Inlay/mosaic pieces
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells
Techniques:
Cut, ground
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 250–650 (Late Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1595
Barcode:
091595.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws693a88e1d-1ace-414b-9a79-324e5a01e197
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98883
Online Media:

Pendant (possibly)

Culture/People:
possibly Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant (possibly)
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells
Techniques:
Cutout, incised
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 250–650 (Late Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1596
Barcode:
091596.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws695f9c2f4-b3e4-40c3-a9e1-046340e03499
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98884
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 650–950 (Late Classic period
Catalog Number:
9/1597
Barcode:
091597.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6adedf9bf-c385-40a9-9ddd-33bc0505579f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98885
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells
Techniques:
Ground, drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 250–650 (Late Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1598
Barcode:
091598.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62196235a-c3d8-450b-b334-d06b0d32ddf5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98886
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells
Techniques:
Ground, drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 250–650 (Late Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1599
Barcode:
091599.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66e0b7fe6-b531-4192-afa7-f2c617b1561c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98887
Online Media:

Vessel lid/cover

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel lid/cover
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Dimensions:
3 x 2.7 x 2.3 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 600–900 (Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1600
Barcode:
091600.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e39a2d37-dfdf-4ce3-97c6-a8c131a571a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98888
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Greenstone
Techniques:
Ground, perforated, drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 1450–1550 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1601
Barcode:
091601.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6397cd10a-7938-4766-a103-1121df694705
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98889
Online Media:

Bell

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bell
Media/Materials:
Copper
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 1450–1550 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
9/1602
Barcode:
091602.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e7beac2a-2080-4a3c-92a4-6e6296d18625
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98890
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
possibly Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles P. MacKie (C.P. MacKie), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Obsidian
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Chiapas State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 250–1550 (Classic to Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
8421
Barcode:
008421.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws631d5fe69-d48f-4fe6-9d63-2e999ee23c34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8873
Online Media:

Sculpture

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Gustav A. Eisen (Gustavus A. Eisen/Gustav August Eisen), Non-Indian, 1847-1940  Search this
Previous owner:
Gustav A. Eisen (Gustavus A. Eisen/Gustav August Eisen), Non-Indian, 1847-1940  Search this
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Stone, wax, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
13.6 x 11.5 x 24.4 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Copán; Copán Ruinas Municipality; Copán Department; Honduras
Date created:
AD 300–900 (Classic period)
Catalog Number:
8601
Barcode:
008601.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws691a18165-93b3-4bbe-9eeb-0088ef04d9cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_9253
Online Media:

Sculpture in the form of a human head

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Sculpture in the form of a human head
Media/Materials:
Pottery, stucco, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
House of the Governor (Governor's Palace); Uxmal; Santa Elena Municipality, Sur Poniente Region; Yucatán State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 650–1100 (Late to Terminal Classic period)
Catalog Number:
8/1971
Barcode:
081971.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a2f81850-645e-4206-b4dc-c2471b9ffebc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_87796
Online Media:

Sculpture in the form of a human head

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Sculpture in the form of a human head
Media/Materials:
Limestone, plaster, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Dimensions:
25 x 26 x 28 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
House of the Governor (Governor's Palace); Uxmal; Santa Elena Municipality, Sur Poniente Region; Yucatán State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 250–1100 (Classic period)
Catalog Number:
8/1972
Barcode:
081972.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c6e1fe30-601c-47b9-b2b2-af9981f86c21
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_87797
Online Media:

Incense burner/Incensario in human form

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Incense burner/Incensario in human form
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, perforated
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Near San Antonio; Ruin 2 miles from mouth of Río Hondo; San Antonio; Othón P. Blanco Municipality; Quintana Roo State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 650–1100 (Late to Terminal Classic period)
Catalog Number:
8/1981
Barcode:
081981.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64ce9c3b5-b3f2-4070-ba4d-48084b19bdb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_87807
Online Media:

Female figure

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Previous owner:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Dr. Joseph L. Jones, Non-Indian, 1833-1896  Search this
Possible owner:
Dr. R. Fitzgaertner, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Female figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Dimensions:
9.5 x 19.7 x 6.4 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Burial mound near San Pedro and near junction of Choloma and Ulua rivers; Choloma; Choloma Municipality; Cortés Department; Honduras
Date created:
AD 900–1550 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
7595
Barcode:
007595.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e5f9f33a-5e92-42e8-b95b-5b973b882629
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_7942
Online Media:

Pendant representing the Maize God

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Julius A. Skilton (Julius Augustus Skilton), Non-Indian, 1833-1897  Search this
Frank A. Skilton (Frank Avery Skilton), Non-Indian, 1860-1931  Search this
Seller:
Frank A. Skilton (Frank Avery Skilton), Non-Indian, 1860-1931  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant representing the Maize God
Media/Materials:
Jade
Techniques:
Carved, polished, drilled
Dimensions:
3.6 x 5.2 x 0.4 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Palenque; Palenque Municipality, Selva Region; Chiapas State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 250–950 (Classic Period)
Catalog Number:
4/6276
Barcode:
046276.001
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ba30dc84-aad3-49df-bcd9-55215fbfa033
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_49712
Online Media:

Carving

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred Budde (Fred Budde), Non-Indian  Search this
Possible collector:
Fred Budde (Fred Budde), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Carving
Media/Materials:
Scoria
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Monte Vista, Río Ulúa valley; San Manuel Municipality; Cortés Department; Honduras
Date created:
AD 900–1550 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
4/3770
Barcode:
043770.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws655fb6ea1-4c4a-4f15-b613-338754c1198b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_46799
Online Media:

Ulua-style figure of a woman

Culture/People:
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. James Edward Austin (Dr. J. E. Austin), Non-Indian, 1865-1916  Search this
Possible seller:
Dr. James Edward Austin (Dr. J. E. Austin), Non-Indian, 1865-1916  Search this
Object Name:
Ulua-style figure of a woman
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled
Dimensions:
9 x 12.7 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Río Ulúa; Honduras
Date created:
300 BC–AD 300 (Pre-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
4/3872
Barcode:
043872.000
See related items:
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67cc85cca-4029-430e-91de-00c6e3102449
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_46894
Online Media:

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