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Bell

Period:
Late Postclassic (Pre-Columbian)
Date:
10th–16th century
Geography:
Mexico
Culture:
Aztec
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 x 3cm (2 3/8 x 1 3/16in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Shaken-crotal bell
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1952
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 8, ill.



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