University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:38-6-5
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Totonac
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Veracruz (Mexico)
Cempoala
Tetiuca
Hueyapan
Tlapacoya
Tuxtla
Culture Area: Central America
Period: Archaic (uncertain)
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Head
Height: 6.67 cm
Credit Line:Gift of John Monski, 1938

Description

gouged eyes, nose mouth and rosetted headdress applied, head rises from thick cylindrical stem as if for insertion into a body, eye sockets mouth and probably headdress painted black


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