Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Stone Earflare

Date:
before 16th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Guerrero, Balsas River region
Culture:
Mexican
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/4 x W. 1 3/8 in. (8.3 x 3.5 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Bequest of Arthur M. Bullowa, 1993
Accession Number:
1994.35.596
Not on view
[Frank Elmer, Essex Gallery, New York, until 1968]; Arthur M. Bullowa, New York, 1968–(d.)1993

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