Apr 22, 2011
Apr 22, 2011
Apr 22, 2011
Apr 22, 2011

Architectural Scene

Architectural Scene

200 BC-AD 300

Ceramic, pigment

Overall: 19 x 13 x 9.5 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. Gruener 1990.258

Location

Did you know?

This scene may depict festivities held to commemorate one of life’s milestones, such as marriage.

Description

This scene, which shows several people inside a structure, is a compact version of larger, more elaborate examples. Like them, it could depict festivities held to commemorate one of life’s milestones, such as marriage or the coming of age.

See also
Collection: 
AA - Mesoamerica
Department: 
Art of the Americas
Type of artwork: 
Sculpture

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