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Head

Date:
15th–early 16th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Aztec
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 x 10 x 8 1/2 in. (27.94 x 25.4 x 21.59 cm) Other: 10 x 8 1/2 in. (25.4 x 21.59 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase, 1900
Accession Number:
00.5.24
Not on view
Louis Petich Collection, New York, before 1893, on loan to Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1894–1900

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