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Object Number:2019-11-2
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Teotihuacan (Culture)
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Veracruz (Mexico)
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 200-500 CE
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 500
Section:American
Materials:Greenstone
Shell
Height: 30.5 cm
Width: 12 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Vaillant Family in memory of George C. Vaillant, 2019
Other Number:L-144-4 - Old Loan Number
40.3863 - Collector Number

Description

Greenstone. Inlaid shell eyes (3 pieces present) and 4 inlaid shell teeth. Standing female; wide shoulders, arms at sides, engraved hair, flat oblong ears; feet damaged.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Mason, John A. 1943. "The Valley of Mexico: American Collections: The Ancient Civilizations of Middle America". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 10. no. 1-2. pg. 9-26 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 13, fig. 5View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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