University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleToro = Bull
Native Nametoro (mask)
Object Number: 93-13-35
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: 1960's
Early Date: 1960
Late Date: 1969
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Paint
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Bull
Length: 23.5cm
Width: 28cm
Depth: 21.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Robert M. Hill II, 1993

Description

Toro = Bull, Bull face with curved black horns slanted squinting eyes, maroon jaw, red tongue, and white nose and forehead. Left horn is cracked.


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MAYA 2012: Lords of Time (05 May 2012 - 13 Jan 2013)View Objects in Exhibition

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