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Head from a Figure

Date:
13th–14th century
Geography:
United States, Tennessee
Culture:
Mississippian
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H. 7 7/16 x W. 5 1/2 x D. 6 in. (19 x 14 x 15.2 cm) Weight: 13 lbs.
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1139
Not on view
H. L. Johnson, Clarksville, Montgomery County, TN,1887–1916 (possibly); (C.F. Libbie & Co., Boston, April 25–26,1916); whereabouts unknown; [F. S. Scribner, Medfield, MA, until 1965]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1965, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 656.



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