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Amulet

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Object Number:NA5906
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Olmec
Provenience: Central America
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Jadeite (uncertain)
Iconography:Seated Human
Height: 6.35 cm
Width: 3.4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Porforio Aguirre, 1917

Description

Amulet of a seated figure. Lustrous greenish gray stone.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 55 Bottom row, leftView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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