Vessel with a Procession of Warriors

Polychromed ceramic | 16 x 16cm | 750-850

Mexico, Usumacinta River Valley, Maya culture

This vessel depicts a parade of warriors after a battle. The naked figure is a captive who is being led by an elaborately dressed warrior for sacrificial display. The leader of the party may be the figure wearing a full jaguar pelt and wielding a blo...
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