From: Mexico (Central America) | Veracruz (Mexico)

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Palma
Object Number 12677
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Totonac
Provenience Mexico (Central America) | Veracruz (Mexico)
Culture Area Central American
Period Late Classic
Date Made 600-900AD
Section American
Materials Lava Stone

Lava (stone). Quadrangular slab with V-shaped notch above. Human-headed figure with crest, sunken eyes, lalling tongue? (Beard?), protuberant body and short flexed legs.

Length 28.57 cm
Width 13.34 cm
Thickness 11.43 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Sr. Perez, Ecuadorian Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition; Subscription of Charles H. Cramp, 1893

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