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Temple Model

Date:
1st–8th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Guerrero, Balsas River region
Culture:
Mezcala
Medium:
Stone (metadiorite)
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/16 x W. 6 x D. 4 11/16 in. (4.2 x 15.2 x 11.9 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.431
Not on view
[Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, until 1956]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1956, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Gay, Carlo T.E. Mezcala Architecture in Miniature. Mémoires de la classe des beaux-arts. Brussels: Académie Royale de Belgique, 1987, 44, 128-129.



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