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Temple with Bird

Date:
1st–8th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Guerrero
Culture:
Mezcala
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/8 x W. 2 3/8 in. (11.1 x 6.1 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Arthur M. Bullowa, 1993
Accession Number:
1994.35.639
Not on view
Milton Arno Leof, Taxco, Mexico, acquired by 1964; [David Bramhall, New York]; Arthur M. Bullowa, New York, acquired by 1984, until (d.)1993

UNAM-Cuidad Universitaria, Museo de Ciencias y Arte. Escultura Precolombina de Guerrero. Mexico City, 1964, 130.

Gay, Carlo T.E. Mezcala Architecture in Miniature. Mémoires de la classe des beaux-arts. Brussels: Académie Royale de Belgique, 1987, 76, 192–193.

Jones, Julie. Houses for the Hereafter: Funerary Temples from Guerrero, Mexico, from the Collection of Arthur M. Bullowa. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1987, 4, 4, 28.



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