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Stone Bird Hook

Date:
16th–17th century
Geography:
United States, California
Culture:
Chumash
Medium:
Steatite, shell, asphaltum (?), pearl
Dimensions:
H. 4 13/16 x W. 2 1/4 x D. 3 in. (12.2 x 5.7 x 7.6 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.752
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1958]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1958, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 653.



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