Vessel with Ballplayers

Vessel with Ballplayers

About A.D. 600–900
Culture
Maya
Locale
Northern Peten
Country
Guatemala
vase
Earthenware with colored slips
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. M. Larry Ottis
1982.187
. Vessel with Ballplayers. About A.D. 600–900. Earthenware with colored slips. Gift of Dr. and Mrs. M. Larry Ottis. 1982.187.
Dimensions
height: 5 1/2 in, 13.97 cm; diameter: 5 7/8 in, 14.9225 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas

Vessel with Dancers
Maya
About A.D. 600–900
Guatemala, northern Petén
Earthenware with colored slips
Gift of Dr. M. Larry and Nancy B. Ottis, 1982.187

Known Provenance
Gifted 1982 by Dr. and Mrs. Larry Ottis to the Denver Art Museum. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.
Exhibition History
  • "The 150th Year, Pre-Columbian Ballgame of Ancient America"-- Rijksmuseum Voor Volkenkunde, 6/18/1988-9/12/1988.
  • "Grand Gestures: Dance Drama Masquerade"—Denver Art Museum, 12/13/2015 - 12/11/2016

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