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Sandstone Head

Date:
10th–12th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz
Culture:
Huastec
Medium:
Sandstone
Dimensions:
H. 7 15/16 x W. 7 x D. 7 1/4 in. (20.2 x 17.8 x 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.713
Not on view
Kurt Stavenhagen, Mexico City, until 1958; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1958, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

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. 607.

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