Posted 22 August, 2013 by Andrea Sikahall in Heritage

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 9 Obsidian nodules.

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

Author: Cultura Maya

DESCRIPTION: Nine batch Obsidian nodules following dimensions: part "to" high 5.1 cms., width 3.6 cms.; piece "b" alto 6.6 cms., width 3.2 cms.; Part "c" 7.2 cms., width 2.6 cms.; pieza "d" high 7.6 cms., width 2.0 cms.; piece "e" 6.0 cms.; width 2.7 cms.; pieza "f" high 8.8 cms., width 2.5 cms.; pieza "g" high 6.6 cms. Width 1.8 cms.; piece "h" high 8.6 cms., width 2.5 cms.; pieza "I" 6.o cms high. Width 2.3 cms.


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


Theft Report No. 81

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



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