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Piece of copal incense, formed of a dome of yellowish copal.

Details

incense
26.273
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  incense
object name:  lump of copel incense
object name (local):  harvest offering

Place
Yucatan, Mexico, Central America, Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  Yucatan 

Materials & techniques
resin
Additional material & technique information
material: resin (overall)
Measurements
overall: 2.5984 x x 2.9921 in.; 66 x 76 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 2.5984 x x 2.9921 in.; 66 x 76 mm

Provenance
donor:  Tweedie, Alec, Mrs  Undefined - 1926


Related subjects
object name: incenses

Record created 2000-01-22 by DRICE
Record last updated 2017-04-20 by XGVIEWS

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