University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 33-28-1
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Rio Panuco
Culture Area: Central America
Iconography:Human Figure
Height: 8.5
Width: 5
Thickness: 2.2
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Colonel Henry D. Paxson, 1933


Carved jadeite human figure. Modified axehead shape, conventionalized standing figure, probably male. Crudely worked, features incised or in low relief.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

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