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Pottery Rattle

Period:
Late Postclassic (Pre-Columbian)
Date:
1200–1521
Geography:
Mazapa, Texcoco District, Mexico
Culture:
Aztec
Medium:
Clay
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm)
Weight: 1.376 oz. (39 g)
Classification:
Idiophone-Shaken-rattle
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.3460
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 684
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 206, ill.

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