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Red, orange, and yellow portrait of a Mayan king or scribe wearing an elaborate headdress painted in enamel on a rectangular piece of tin. He is seated next to two vertical glyphs situated on the left. The rectangular piece of tin is attached to a wood frame.
Rectangular cigar box decorated in repousse on lid with Mayan figures in a procession. The exterior front side of the box is engraved with an inscription to President Kennedy in Spanish as remembrance of the reunion of the 7 Presidents in San Jose 18-21 of March 1963.
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