Squash effigy dish

Maya
Late Classic period
A.D. 650–850


Object Place: Yucatán or Campeche, Mexico

Dimensions

11.8 x 15.3 x 15.1 cm (4 5/8 x 6 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.902

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: orange slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Tall bowl modeled in the form of a squash.

Provenance

With Alphonse Jax, New York, by July 18, 1972; to MFA, September 1972, gift of Alphonse Jax.

Credit Line

Gift of Alphonse Jax