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Object Number:
37-13-55
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Classic Maya
Provenience:
Guatemala
Department of Guatemala
Guatemala City
Culture Area:
Central America
Date Made:
c. 800
Early Date:
780
Late Date:
820
Section:
American
Materials:
Ceramic
Iconography:
Human Head
Description:
Human head. Very large, hollow. Reddish pottery with white slip and stucco finish. Apparently made in mould. Very high nose with hole pierced for inseertion of nose plug; high crescentic ear ornaments
Height:
9cm
Length:
13cm
Width:
11cm
Credit Line:
Central American Expedition, J. Alden Mason
Other Number:
24   -   Field No SF

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1952 - 31 Dec 1952)
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