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Object Number:68-32-2B
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Early Classic Maya
Lowland Maya
Provenience: Central America
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Monkey Bone (uncertain)
Technique:Engraved
Iconography:Royal portrait
Length: 21 cm
Outside Diameter:2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Teochita Inc., 1968

Description

Longbone. Portrait for a ruler distributed over surface of bone as in 68-32-2A, but with different details.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mexico and Central American Gallery ( Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) 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 107 Third row, rightView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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