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See extensive correspondence for historical background in PDF located in surrogate list. Change of funtion from Mirror to Portable altar was made by Elizenda Vila (Museum intern 2006-2007) during her research writing the catalogue entry for the Museum Guidebook. 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Rather than referring simply to centrality, these mirrors also alluded to the overlapping themesof water, maize, and wealth. In addition, it is likely that mirrors such as this one were used in divination practices.", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Ornament", "Creation_Place2" : "Olmec", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Middle Preclassic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Bliss number B-529.OJ / DO number PC.B.529 (63.40) Previously on record in Period/Style field: Middle Formative Object was weighed in June 2016 with electronic scale (Swiss made: Mettler Toledo PB3002-S/FACT Topload Balance, from the B-S/FACT series), no previous weight on record.", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/PC.B.529.S1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "19718", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22720, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/22720", "Disp_Access_No" : "PC.B.569", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "650-900 CE", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "650", "_Disp_End_Date" : "900", "Disp_Title" : "Polychrome Cup", "Alt_Title" : "Polychrome Vessel with palace Scene", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "11.43 cm x 11.75 cm (4 1/2 in. x 4 5/8 in.)", "Disp_Height" : "11.43 cm", "Disp_Width" : "11.75 cm", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "ceramic", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "ceramic", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Pre-Columbian Collection, Washington, DC.", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Vessel", "Creation_Place2" : "Maya", "Department" : "Pre-Columbian Collection", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "Late Classic", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Bliss number B-569.69.MAP / DO number PC.B.569 (69.446) Kerr Number: 4338 Published in unknown document, in dossier, Maya (33). cat. 12. Dossier indicate that the object was said to be found south of Placeres, Campeche, Mexico, but chemical analysis of the clay relate the object to the area of the Peten lakes in Guatemala, in the vicinity of sites such as Motul de San José and Tikal. (we will use this late location to fill the information of page 2). 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