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Ornamental Mask

Date:
10th century B.C.
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Olmec
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 5/8 x 3 1/8 x 1 1/4in. (9.2 x 7.9 x 3.2cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1963
Accession Number:
1978.412.30
Not on view
[Everett Rassiga, New York, 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

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 553.



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