Vase withe Mayan bloodletting ritual depicting a kneeling woman and a Tlaloc warrior , stepping out of the gaping mouth of a serpent .
inspired limestone carving from Yaxchilan, currently in Chiapas, Mexico.
The vase was hand-made on a potter's wheel . After initial drying, the pattern was handwritten, then he was hand-carved.
After the first firing, vase was partially covered with colored glaze, leaving the pattern in a natural white clay color, and then covered entirely with a transparent glaze to create a shiny surface.
Weight 3,4 kg
Height 24,5 cm
Diameter 18,5 cm