University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 62-11-3
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Late Classic Maya
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Central Veracruz
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: c. 800 AD
Early Date: 780
Late Date: 820
Section:American
Materials:Greenstone
Cinnabar
Technique:Carved
Length: 39.3
Width: 35.5
Thickness: 11.5
Credit Line:Purchased from E. D. Rassiger, 1962

Description

Greenstone; human heads carved on ends and front; knot and leaves over the front head; traces of red prigment/cinnabar over entire yoke


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 182 Bottom row, leftView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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