The hieroglyphic text on this small vase states that it is a drinking vessel for feasting and contained a cacao (chocolate)-based beverage.
Place object was created: eastern Petén lowlands
earthenware, slip paint
Measurements: height: 6.75 inches depth: 4 inchesGift of Dr. and Mrs. Francis Robicsek 1989.64.5
Currently on view at Mint Museum RANDOLPH