Posted 22 August, 2013 by Andrea Sikahall in Heritage

Fragment of handle censer.


Theft Report.



Date of Theft: 12 April 2005.

Place of Theft: Archaeological Site Old Resume, Municipality of San Martin Jilotepeque, Chimaltenango Department, Guatemala.

Object Type: Fragment of handle censer.

Matterthe: Ceramics.

Technique: Modeling - Molded.

Dimensions: Stop 10.1 cms. Approx. Diameter 3.9 cms.

Title: Fragment of handle censer.

Period: Postclassic (900-1524 d.C.)

Author: Cultura Maya

DESCRIPTION: Fragment of handle tubular censer bichrome (red, orange). The distal end has molded and shaped an anthropomorphic head with eyes slit, nose, pronounced, nariguera, open mouth, lips, pronounced cheeks, ear muffs with possible. From the top of the head part anoint extension which connects to the handle and while holding the nearly cylindrical attachment. Regular repair.

Registry of Cultural Property. / General Cultural and Natural Heritage. Ministry of Culture and Sports. Registration No.


Theft Report No. 65

Register of Cultural Property, Unit Prevention of Illicit Traffic of Cultural Heritage.


Phone (502) 2426-0718



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