Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Bird-Head Cup

Date:
8th–10th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz
Culture:
Veracruz
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 x W. 7 5/8 x D. 5 1/4 in. (8.6 x 19.4 x 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1961
Accession Number:
1978.412.87
Not on view
[Matthias Komor, New York, until 1961]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

Related Objects

"Smiling" Figure

Date: 7th–8th century Medium: Ceramic Accession: 1979.206.1211 On view in:Gallery 358

Canine Vessel

Date: 8th–9th century Medium: Ceramic Accession: 1979.206.1099 On view in:Gallery 358

Bowl, Incised Hands

Date: 7th–9th century Medium: Ceramic Accession: 2014.244.12 On view in:Gallery 358

Tripod Bowl

Date: 10th–13th century Medium: Ceramic Accession: 1998.525 On view in:Gallery 358

Vulture Bowl

Date: 13th–15th century Medium: Ceramic . Accession: 1978.412.81 On view in:Gallery 358