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Object Number:66-30-14
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Middle Pre-Classical
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 800-400 BCE
Early Date: -800
Late Date: -400
Height: 9.2 cm
Width: 4.6 cm
Outside Diameter:2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Carlo Gay, Teochita, Inc., 1966
Other Number:TEO 365 - Dealer's Number


Headdress incised design in center, front and back; 2 holes in each end and one in center. Hollowed eyes with remains of white paint in them. Open hollow mouth. Earplugs under center of eyes, hands on breasts with elbows out. Deep hollow in center of chest. Hands and feet scored with 2 grooves (to indicate digits?). Traces of red pigment front and back

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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