Late Classic Period, Copan class, circa 600 to 900 AD
A deep ritual beaker with important personages or Caciques in procession to a Lord or ruler, each standing and striding right holding staffs and ritual objects and wearing large flared headdresses and plumage. A band of hieroglyphics under rim (to represent a standard PSS) and panels of glyphs between figures (may represent portals to a supernatural realm). Size 9 inches H. x 6-3/8 inches W. Intact with some surface wear and rim wear.
Provenance: Ex HW acq 1990s, by descent to DB, New Paltz NY.
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