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Object Number:46-15-1
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Aztec
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Volcanic Rock
Height: 33 cm
Width: 19 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Jennie Broad, 1946

Description

Stone human figure. Standing figure of vescicular lava. Perfect condition,. Male, nude, with arms at breast. Right hand holds hafted weapon, left arm holds loop of cord which passes over shoulder and sustains small human head on back of figure. Crown of head of figure decorated with radiating incised lines.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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