Mayan women of high social position performed important roles such as priesthood. Knowledge was registered in bark-based paper covered with a thin stucco layer, over which signs were painted. This whistle female figurine bears a folded paper manuscript, her hairdo and jewelry indicate the probability of representing a woman priest. This is one of several examples of a Mayan sculptures found at the Jaina Island. HANDCRAFTED REPLICA USING ANCESTRAL TECNIQUES.
|PROVENANCE||Jaina Island, Campeche|
|THEME||Anthropomorphic Femenine figure|
|MEASUREMENTS||6.5” x 4”|
|CONSIDERATIONS||Our artisans talented handcrafting technique produces some variations in color, size and design. All handcrafted pieces are completely unique, if acquiring two of the same, slight differences should be expected. Color divergence may occur between product and screen.|
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