University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:60-14-40
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Veracruz (Mexico)
Cerro de las Mesas
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Head
Height: 7.7 cm
Width: 5.6 cm
Thickness: 0.4 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1960

Description

fragment, fine paste, possibly mold made, hollow bird or animal head with hole in the rear, ormanents are appliqued, facial features depicted by modeling and grooving are in high relief, head attatched to a hollow body


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