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Object Number: 66-30-23
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: 300 BC
Early Date: -300
Late Date: -300
Materials:Green Stone
Height: 5.2
Width: 5.6
Outside Diameter:3.6
Credit Line:Purchased from Carlo Gay, Teochita, Inc., 1966
Other NumberTEO 822 - Dealer's Number


Human face modeled in extreme high relief. Flat top and bottom. Hollow in back, square with rounded edges. Figure highly polished on exterior surfaces. 2 holes drilled in hour-glass shape on sides. Above protruding ears.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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