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2 edition of Ancient Maya pottery found in the catalog.

Ancient Maya pottery

James C. Gifford

Ancient Maya pottery

two folios of Maya pottery from the site of Barton Ramie in British Honduras.

by James C. Gifford

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Published by Order from: M. Kirkpatrick, Laboratory of Anthropology, Temple University in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maya pottery.,
  • Barton Ramie Site (Belize)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKirkpatrick, Muriel
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1435.3.P8 G53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 portfolios :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14790468M

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      "Brings together for the first time all the major sites of this part of the Maya world and helps us understand how the ancient Maya planned and built their beautiful cities. It will become both a handbook and a source of ideas for other archaeologists for years to come."--George J. Bey III, coeditor of Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica.   You walk into a dark room, which acts as the main showroom (above right). the walls are lined with functional, ritual and sculptural ceramics in traditional, ancient Mayan styles. Colours are authentic, as is the semi-gloss finish that is gained by rubbing (burnishing) the finished surface with pebbles until it starts to shine.

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