Labret, Eagle Head, Gold, Aztec

Labret, Eagle Head

Date:
14th–early 16th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Aztec
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 5/8 x W. 1 1/4 in. (1.6 x 3.2 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1967
Accession Number:
1978.412.218
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
Mariana Thomas, Fort Worth, Tex., until 1968; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 452.