Deity Vessel, Onyx marble (tecalli), Mixtec

Deity Vessel

Date:
10th–13th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Mixtec
Medium:
Onyx marble (tecalli)
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 x 7 in. (20.32 x 17.78 cm)
Other: 7 in. (17.78 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Containers
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase, 1900
Accession Number:
00.5.1439
Not on view
Louis Petich Collection, New York, before 1900, on loan to Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1894–1900

Easby, Elizabeth Kennedy, and John F. Scott. Before Cortez: Sculpture in Middle America. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1970, no. 259.