Ancient Mayan Precious Stone Running Shaman - 600 AD

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A rare and captivating work of Mayan art from Mexico or Guatemala, dating to the Classic Period, circa 600 AD.

A mosaic of 21 pieces of individually carved and polished jadeite, decorated with ground cinnabar. Depicting a running shaman, shown wearing an elaborate headdress and carrying a knife in his left hand and another implement in his right.

A highly artistic piece, beautifully balanced and conveying a wonderful sense of motion.

Ancient Mayan Precious Stone Running Shaman - 600 AD. A rare and captivating work of Mayan art from Mexico or Guatemala, dating to the Classic Period, circa 600 AD. A mosaic of 21 pieces of individually carved and polished jadeite, decorated with ground cinnabar. Depicting a running shaman, shown wearing an elaborate headdress and carrying a knife in his left hand and another implement in his right. A highly artistic piece, beautifully balanced and conveying a wonderful sense of motion.

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