Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Closed Yoke

Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz
Culture:
Veracruz
Medium:
Basalt (andesite, feldspar/diopside (?))
Dimensions:
H. 18 13/16 x 1W. 5 x D. 4 1/4 in. (47.9 x 38.1 x 10.8 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.445
Not on view
Thomas Bargas, 1950; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1950, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 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.

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