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Ehecatl Figure

Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz
Culture:
Veracruz
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: v33 3/4 x 14 5/8 x 17 3/4in. (85.7 x 37.2 x 45.1cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1963
Accession Number:
1978.412.27
Not on view
[Robert L. Stolper Galleries, New York and Los Angeles, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1957, on loan to Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1963; Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1963–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 590.

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, p.121, ill. (300-900.).



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