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Object Number:29-166-30.2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Aztec
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Atzcapotzalco
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Lava Stone
Height: 8.5 cm
Length: 18.5 cm
Width: 34 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Franz Boas, 1912
Other Number:Atz 1636 - Field No SF

Description

Rectangular statuette of lava. Rear and sides plain. Front with human figure in low relief; rude and eroded. Large face probably goddess. Low, angular eroded headdress. Small arms to front; legs vestigial or missing.

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