Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mace Head, Bird

Date:
5th–12th century
Geography:
Costa Rica
Culture:
Atlantic Watershed
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
L. 5 15/16 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1146
Not on view
[Allan Caplan, New York, until 1965]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1965; on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

Related Objects

Bird Pendant

Date: 1st–5th century Medium: Jadeite Accession: 1979.206.1138 On view in:Gallery 357

Frog Pendant

Date: 11th–16th century Medium: Gold Accession: 1991.419.1 On view in:Gallery 357

Sphere

Date: 800–1550 Medium: Andesite Accession: 2012.530.3 On view in:Gallery 357

Bird Pendant

Date: 4th–8th century Medium: Jadeite Accession: 1993.317 On view in:Gallery 357

Warrior with Trophy Head

Date: A.D. 300–800 Medium: Stone Accession: 1979.206.422 On view in:Gallery 357