Posted 22 August, 2013 by Andrea Sikahall in Heritage

Lot of 5 Obsidian knife fragments.


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: Obsidian knife fragments.

Matterthe: Obsidian.

Technique: Percussion.

Dimensions: See Description

Title: Lot of 5 Obsidian knife fragments.

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

Author: Cultura Maya

DESCRIPTION: Lot comprising 5 obsidian blade fragments of the following dimensions: Part "a" long 3.4 cms. width 2.2. cms.; Part "b" long 3.0 cms. Width 1.2 cms.; Part "c" long 6.5 cms. Width 2.5 cms.; part "d" long 8.6 cms. Width 1.5 cms.; piece "and" long 3.0 cms. Width 1.2 cms.

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


Theft Report No. 62

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



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