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Flying Panel Metate

1st–5th century
Costa Rica
Atlantic Watershed
H. 28 15/16 W. x 18 1/4 x D. 19 in. (73.6 x 46.4 x 48.3cm)
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
Not on view
Jorge A. Lines, San Jose, Costa Rica, until 1932; [Joseph W. Dammann, Hollywood, CA, until 1956]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1956, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

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. 542.

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