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Maya Pottery Potion Flask, Bottle with Quetzalcoatl

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1183419

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Maya Mold made Pottery Potion Bottle depicting Mesoamerican deity Quetzalcoatl, meaning "feathered serpent." With elaborate headdresses on front and reverse side, double rows of glyphs on rounded sides believed to be the calendar. Traces of red pigment, on custom stand, Central Mexico, circa 550 - 950 C.E., h. 4 1/2" Intact and in excellent condition. Ex: Sotheby's New York.