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Object Number:NA10799
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Toltec (uncertain)
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Calcite (uncertain)
Height: 16.5 cm
Width: 15 cm
Depth: 7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Quinn Estate, 1926
Other Number:0208 - Cast Number
0227 - Cast Number

Description

Light green translucent soft stone. Drilled perforations in ears and cheeks and depressions in eyes, mouth and nostrils.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

44 Eyes in a Museum Storeroom ( Dec 2000 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Mask Parade (31 Oct 1947) View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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