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Standing Figure

Date:
10th–5th century B.C.
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Olmec
Medium:
Serpentine (metapmorphic)
Dimensions:
H. 5 3/16 x W. 3 1/4 x D. 2 13/16 in. (13.3 x 8.3 x 7.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.827
Not on view
Kurt Stavenhagen, Mexico City, 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, 550.



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