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Catalog Number 1974.E.25
Object Name Container
Culture Paya
World Region Middle America
Sub-region Middle America
Country Honduras
State/Province West End
Town Roatan
Description Oval w/ opening on 1 end, 3 incised tabs w/ marks

Function: pots of this style could be pushed into the coals of a fire to heat food or liquid.

Special History: Vastly reduced in numbers, the Paya were once a large pre-Columbian group. Today, they still maintain some of their traditional lifestyle.
Maker Adult Male
Material Ceramic
Dimensions English: 6" x 4.6" x 4.6"
Metric: 15 cm x 11.6 cm x 11.5 cm