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Ehecatl Vessel

Date:
10th–13th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Mixtec
Medium:
Onyx marble (tecali)
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 x W. 5 7/16 x D. 9 in. (23.5 x 13.8 x 22.9cm)
Classification:
Stone-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.948
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
[Everett Rassiga, New York, until 1961]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

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. 604.

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, p. 155.



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