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Deity Head

Date:
13th–15th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Oaxaca
Culture:
Eastern Nahua
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 7 7/16 x W. 9 9/16 x D. 7 1/8 in. (19 x 24.3 x 18.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.368
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
Marie Bourgeois, Mexico; Frederick Petersen, Jalapa, Mexico; [Robert L. Stolper Galleries, New York and Los Angeles]; [Stendahl Gallery, New York and Los Angeles, until 1955]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1955, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, 1956–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 603.



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