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Reading Maya art : a hieroglyphic guide to ancient Maya painting and sculpture, Andrea Stone and Marc Zender

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Reading Maya art : a hieroglyphic guide to ancient Maya painting and sculpture
Title
Reading Maya art
Title remainder
a hieroglyphic guide to ancient Maya painting and sculpture
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Stone and Marc Zender
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • myn
  • eng
Summary
A compendium of one hundred hieroglyphs that are building locks of ancient Maya painting and sculpture. Using over five hundred line drawings and photographs, it shows how to identify the signs, understand their meaning, and appreciate the novel ways they appear in art
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Stone, Andrea Joyce
Dewey number
497.427
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English and the Mayan languages
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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Zender, Marc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayan languages
  • Maya painting
  • Maya sculpture
  • Maya art
  • Mayas
Label
Reading Maya art : a hieroglyphic guide to ancient Maya painting and sculpture, Andrea Stone and Marc Zender
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"With 535 illustrations" --Title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Catalog of signs -- People: -- 1: Baby / Unen -- 2: Clown / pa -- 3: Lady / IX / IXIK -- 4: Lord / Ajaw -- Gods: -- 5: Akan / Akan -- 6: Chahk / Chahk -- 7: Death / Cham -- 8: Hero twins / Juun Ajaw and Yax Baluun -- 9: Itzamnaaj / Itzam -- Human Body: Parts, Movements, Positions: -- 10: K'awiil / K'awiil -- 11: Paddler Gods -- 12: Blood / Ch'ich -- 13: Bone / Baak -- 14: Chop / Ch'ak -- 15: Front / Ichon -- 16: Penis / Aat -- 17: Sit / Chum -- Ritual Regalia And Implements: -- 18: Skull / head / Jol -- 19: Strike / Jatz -- 20: Throw / Chok -- 21: Jade Celt / Hut -- 22: Mirror / Nehn -- 23: Obsidian bloodletter / Ch'ahb -- 24: Rope / Ch'ajan -- 25: Stingray spine / Kohkan -- 26: Weaving / Jal -- Implements Of Warfare: -- 27: Flint / Took -- 28: Helmet / Ko'haw -- 29: Shield / Pakal -- Musical Instruments: -- 30: Drum -- 31: Trumpet / Huub -- Seats And Altars: -- 32: Altar -- 33: Bone throne -- 34: Cushion throne / Tz'am -- 35: Litter / Piit -- Architecture: -- 36: Ballcourt -- 37: House / Otoot -- 38: Pyramid -- 39: Step / Ehb -- Writing: -- 40: Tomb / Muhk -- 41: Book / Huun -- 42: Leaf / Aan -- 43: Writing / Tz'ihb -- Numbers: -- 44: Six / Wak -- 45: Zero / Mih -- Colors: -- 46: Black / Ihk -- 47: Blue-green / Yax -- 48: Red / Chak -- 49: Yellow / ripe / K'an -- Travel: -- 50: Canoe / Jukuub -- 51: Road / bi -- Terrestrial And Subterranean Places: -- 52: Cave / Ch'een -- 53: Cenote / watery cave / waay -- 54: Earth / Kab -- 55: Mountain / Witz -- 56: Ocean / sea / Polaw -- Heavens: -- 57: Cloud / Muyal -- 58: Darkness / night / Ak'ab -- 59: Moon / Uh -- 60: Sky / Chan -- 61: Star / planet / constellation / Ek' -- 62: Sun / K'in -- 63: Censer / offering bowl / El -- Natural Elements And Materials: -- 64: Fire / K'ahk' -- 65: Spark / Tok -- 66: Torch / Taaj -- 67: Rain / Ha'al -- 68: Rubber ball / Ch'ich -- 69: Spondylus shell -- 70: Stone / Tuun -- 71: Tree / wood / Te' -- 72: Water and pool / Ha' and Nahb -- Animals: -- 73: Wind / breath / IK' -- 74: Bat / Suutz' -- 75: Centipede / Chapaht -- 76: Coati / Tz'utz'ih -- 77: Crocodile / Ahin -- 78: Deer / Chij -- 79: Dog / Tz'i' / Ook -- 80: Firefly / Kuhkay -- 81: Fish / Kay -- 82: Gopher / Baah -- 83: Jaguar / Bahlam -- 84: Monkey / Maax -- 85: Rabbit / T'uhl -- 86: Serpent / Kaan -- 87: Shark / Xook -- 88: Tail / Neh -- 89: Turtle / Ahk -- Birds: -- 90: Hummingbird / Tz'unun -- 91: Macaw / Mo' -- 92: Owl / O' / Kuy -- 93: Quetzal / K'uk' -- 94: Turkey / Ak'aach -- 95: Cacao / chocolate / Kakaw -- 96: Cattail reed / Puh -- 97: Flower / Nik -- 98: Maize / Nal -- 99: Square-nosed serpent -- 100: Tamale / Waaj / Ohl -- Glossary -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Sources of illustrations -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9780500051689
Lccn
2010932491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn668194720
  • (OCoLC)668194720
Label
Reading Maya art : a hieroglyphic guide to ancient Maya painting and sculpture, Andrea Stone and Marc Zender
Publication
Note
"With 535 illustrations" --Title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Catalog of signs -- People: -- 1: Baby / Unen -- 2: Clown / pa -- 3: Lady / IX / IXIK -- 4: Lord / Ajaw -- Gods: -- 5: Akan / Akan -- 6: Chahk / Chahk -- 7: Death / Cham -- 8: Hero twins / Juun Ajaw and Yax Baluun -- 9: Itzamnaaj / Itzam -- Human Body: Parts, Movements, Positions: -- 10: K'awiil / K'awiil -- 11: Paddler Gods -- 12: Blood / Ch'ich -- 13: Bone / Baak -- 14: Chop / Ch'ak -- 15: Front / Ichon -- 16: Penis / Aat -- 17: Sit / Chum -- Ritual Regalia And Implements: -- 18: Skull / head / Jol -- 19: Strike / Jatz -- 20: Throw / Chok -- 21: Jade Celt / Hut -- 22: Mirror / Nehn -- 23: Obsidian bloodletter / Ch'ahb -- 24: Rope / Ch'ajan -- 25: Stingray spine / Kohkan -- 26: Weaving / Jal -- Implements Of Warfare: -- 27: Flint / Took -- 28: Helmet / Ko'haw -- 29: Shield / Pakal -- Musical Instruments: -- 30: Drum -- 31: Trumpet / Huub -- Seats And Altars: -- 32: Altar -- 33: Bone throne -- 34: Cushion throne / Tz'am -- 35: Litter / Piit -- Architecture: -- 36: Ballcourt -- 37: House / Otoot -- 38: Pyramid -- 39: Step / Ehb -- Writing: -- 40: Tomb / Muhk -- 41: Book / Huun -- 42: Leaf / Aan -- 43: Writing / Tz'ihb -- Numbers: -- 44: Six / Wak -- 45: Zero / Mih -- Colors: -- 46: Black / Ihk -- 47: Blue-green / Yax -- 48: Red / Chak -- 49: Yellow / ripe / K'an -- Travel: -- 50: Canoe / Jukuub -- 51: Road / bi -- Terrestrial And Subterranean Places: -- 52: Cave / Ch'een -- 53: Cenote / watery cave / waay -- 54: Earth / Kab -- 55: Mountain / Witz -- 56: Ocean / sea / Polaw -- Heavens: -- 57: Cloud / Muyal -- 58: Darkness / night / Ak'ab -- 59: Moon / Uh -- 60: Sky / Chan -- 61: Star / planet / constellation / Ek' -- 62: Sun / K'in -- 63: Censer / offering bowl / El -- Natural Elements And Materials: -- 64: Fire / K'ahk' -- 65: Spark / Tok -- 66: Torch / Taaj -- 67: Rain / Ha'al -- 68: Rubber ball / Ch'ich -- 69: Spondylus shell -- 70: Stone / Tuun -- 71: Tree / wood / Te' -- 72: Water and pool / Ha' and Nahb -- Animals: -- 73: Wind / breath / IK' -- 74: Bat / Suutz' -- 75: Centipede / Chapaht -- 76: Coati / Tz'utz'ih -- 77: Crocodile / Ahin -- 78: Deer / Chij -- 79: Dog / Tz'i' / Ook -- 80: Firefly / Kuhkay -- 81: Fish / Kay -- 82: Gopher / Baah -- 83: Jaguar / Bahlam -- 84: Monkey / Maax -- 85: Rabbit / T'uhl -- 86: Serpent / Kaan -- 87: Shark / Xook -- 88: Tail / Neh -- 89: Turtle / Ahk -- Birds: -- 90: Hummingbird / Tz'unun -- 91: Macaw / Mo' -- 92: Owl / O' / Kuy -- 93: Quetzal / K'uk' -- 94: Turkey / Ak'aach -- 95: Cacao / chocolate / Kakaw -- 96: Cattail reed / Puh -- 97: Flower / Nik -- 98: Maize / Nal -- 99: Square-nosed serpent -- 100: Tamale / Waaj / Ohl -- Glossary -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Sources of illustrations -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9780500051689
Lccn
2010932491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn668194720
  • (OCoLC)668194720

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