Catalog sheets provide detailed descriptions of specific artifacts recovered from particular collection units (lots). 

For guidance on how to search for a particular kind of artifact, see the guide to navigating the collection.

The descriptions are accompanied by drawings when the item is sufficiently large or well enough preserved to warrant including such an illustration.  The type of artifact described is conveyed using the following abbreviations:

BDS:  Bead
CAND:  Candelero (ceramic artifact with one or more chambers in which smoldering fires were maintained)
CNCMP:  Complex censer lid (top of a cylindrical ceramic incense burner)
CNLP:  Censer prong (cylindrically shaped ceramic object tapering to a point that projected from the top on an incense burner)
CNMDL:  Ceramic modeled incense burner (pottery container decorated through the addition or shaping of clay on its exterior)
DNUTS:  Donut stone (rock with a hole drilled in it)
FWO:  Ceramic figurine, whistle, or ocarina
LCSH: Ladle censer strap handle (grip projecting from a ceramic bowl in which incense was burnt)
MANO:  Mano (stones used to grind materials atop a metate [MTE])
MDRNP:  Modern piece of melted plastic
MDRNRT:  Modern ceramic roof tile
MTE:  Metate (surface of a grinding stone)
PLCN:  Pierced ladle censer (ceramic bowl with holes cut completely through its base)
POLST:  Smoother/Polisher (a stone, purposely shaped or not, with clear signs of smoothing due to human use on one or more of its facets)
SCNL: Scored censer lid (shallow ceramic plate with lines incised on its convex side; often shows evidence of smudging from prolonged exposure to smoke on that side)
STMP: Stamp (ceramic artifact with a deeply engraved design on one side; likely used to apply pigment in that design to skin or cloth)

Note:  Incense burners in all their forms are thought to have been used in religious rites though we cannot rule out the possibility that they served other purposes.

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Submissions from 1988

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PVN CAT 11G-029-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11G-029-003 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11G-029-004 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11G-071-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11G-075-005 PLCN, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11G-29-002 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-001-001 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-006-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-010-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-015-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-018-001 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-002 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-003 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-004 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-005 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-008 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-009 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-010 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-020-011 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-021-001 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-021-001 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-022-002 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 11H-023-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-002-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-002-005 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-003-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-003-002 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-003-003 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-003-004 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-011-001 STMP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-013-001 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-013-002 PEND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-044-002 CNLP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-046-002 CNLP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-046-003 CNCMP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12A-046-004 STMP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-001-002 PLCN, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-001-003 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-003-001 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-003-002 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-008-001 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-015-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-015-004 BDS, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-016-001 PLCN, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-016-002 PLCN, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-023-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-023-002 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-023-003 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-025-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-028-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-029-001 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-030-004 Unscored Censer Lid, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-032-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-033-001 MTE, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-037-001 PEND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-039-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-042-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-043-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-049-001 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-051-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-051-002 CNMDL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-051-003 CNMDL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-051-004 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-051-007 Unscored Censer Lid, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-051-009 STMP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-051 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-052-002 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-052-003 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-052 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-054-001 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-054 CNLP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-055-002 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-056 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-059-001 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-059 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-063-001 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-070-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-072-001 MANO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-073-001 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-073-004 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-073-006 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-073-007 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-073-008 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-075-001 CNLP, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-076-001 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-076-002 PLCN, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-076-003 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-076-004 CNMDL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-076-005 Unscored Censer Lid, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-076-006 LCSH, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-076-007 FWO, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-084-002 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-086-001 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-086-001 CAND 02, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-086-001 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-086-001 SCNL 02, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-086-002 CAND, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-086-002 SCNL, Quique Posas

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PVN CAT 12B-086 CAND, Quique Posas