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Deity Head

Date:
13th–15th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Oaxaca
Culture:
Eastern Nahua
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 7 7/16 x W. 9 9/16 x D. 7 1/8 in. (19 x 24.3 x 18.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.368
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
Marie Bourgeois, Mexico; Frederick Petersen, Jalapa, Mexico; [Robert L. Stolper Galleries, New York and Los Angeles]; [Stendahl Gallery, New York and Los Angeles, until 1955]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1955, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, 1956–1978

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. 603.



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