Mayan Blackware Cylinder of God L, Classic Period, ca 600 AD
An elegant cylinder carved with the Mayan God L, a primary diety as described in the Codexes who's attributes included both Wealth and War. Showing a toothless mouth and wearing a flat, wide brimmed hat. Excellent Condition. 4" height x 4 1/8" width.
cf Sotheby's November 26, 1985 lot 96