Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Deity Vessel

Date:
10th–13th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Mixtec
Medium:
Onyx marble (tecalli)
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 x 7 in. (20.32 x 17.78 cm) Other: 7 in. (17.78 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Containers
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase, 1900
Accession Number:
00.5.1439
Not on view
Louis Petich Collection, New York, before 1900, on loan to Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1894–1900

Easby, Elizabeth Kennedy, and John F. Scott. Before Cortez: Sculpture in Middle America. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1970, Fig. 259.



Related Objects

Ehecatl Vessel

Date: 10th–13th century Medium: Onyx marble (tecali) Accession: 1979.206.948 On view in:Gallery 358

Monkey Vessel

Date: 10th–13th century Medium: Onyx marble, pyrite, shell Accession: 1979.206.1156 On view in:Gallery 358

Figure Pendant

Date: 13th–14th century Medium: Greenstone Accession: 1979.206.1035 On view in:Gallery 358

Pendant

Date: 12th–14th century Medium: Greenstone Accession: 1978.412.117 On view in:Gallery 358

Rain God Mask

Date: 13th–14th century Medium: Serpentine Accession: 1979.206.1062 On view in:Gallery 358