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Coiled Serpent

Date:
15th–early 16th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Aztec
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 in. (27.94 cm) Other: 19 in. (48.26 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase, 1900
Accession Number:
00.5.11
Not on view
Louis Petich Collection, New York, before 1893, on loan to Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1894–1900

Nicholson, H. B. Art of Aztec Mexico: Treasures of Tenochtitlan. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., 1983.

Pasztory, Esther. Aztec Art. New York: H.N. Abrams, 1983.



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