Posted 22 August, 2013 by Andrea Sikahall in Heritage

Lot of 8 Obsidian nodules.


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 nodules.

Matterthe: Obsidian.

Technique: Percussion.

Dimensions: See Description

Title: Lot of 8 Obsidian nodules.

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

Author: Cultura Maya

DESCRIPTION: Lot of 8 obsidian nodules following dimensions: Part "to" high 6.7 cms., maximum width 2.9 cms.; piece "b" alto 5.9 cms., maximum width 2.1 cms.; Part "c" high 6.9 cms., maximum width 1.9 cms.; pieza "d" high 6.7 cms., maximum width 2.3 cms.; piece "e" 6.0 cms., maximum width 2.5 cms.; piece "f" 6.4 cms., maximum width 1.8 cms.; pieza "g" high 8.1 cms., maximum width 1.8 cms.; piece "h" 10.2 cms., maximum width 3.7 cms.

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


Theft Report No. 76

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



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