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Carving

Object Number:
37-12-5
Current Location:
Mexico and Central America Gallery
Provenience:
Guatemala
Barberena
Department of Santa Rosa
Culture Area:
Central America
Section:
American
Materials:
Stone
Paint
Iconography:
Hacha
Death
Skull
Description:
Ceremonial baton carved in form of death's head. Flat with neck as a tenon. Stone with traces of red paint
Height:
28cm
Width:
20cm
Depth:
3cm
Credit Line:
Burkitt Expedition to Guatemala
Other Number:
1109   -   Field No SF
conservation 4.88   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Fourteen Eyes in a Museum Storeroom (05 Feb 1952 - 31 Mar 1952)
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Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)
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Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)
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