Posted 22 August, 2013 by MCD in Heritage

Lot of 6 polishers.

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: Polishers.

Matterthe: Lithic.

Technique: Size.

Dimensions: See descriptions

Title: Lot of 6 polishers.

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

Author: Cultura Maya

DESCRIPTION: Lot consisting of 6 carved in stone polishers green and gray stone hatchet shaped, the following dimensions: Part "a" long 4.1 cms., width 2.8 cms; Part "b" long 4.9 cms, width 3.1 cms.; Part "c" long 7.2 cms., width 3.2 cms.; part "d" long 5.6 cms., width 2.7 cms.; piece "and" long 4.9 cms., width 3.3 cms.; and part "and" long 4.8 cms., and width 3.2 cms. The pieces "c" and "e" are incomplete.


Registry of Cultural Property. / General Cultural and Natural Heritage. Ministry of Culture and Sports. Registration No. “a” – “f”.


Theft Report No. 71

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



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