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Ceremonial Knife

A work made of obsidian.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of obsidian.

Date:

c. A.D. 200

Artist:

Colima
Colima, Mexico

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 136

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Colima

Title

Ceremonial Knife

Origin

Colima

Date

100 CE–300 CE

Medium

Obsidian

Dimensions

52.4 × 8.9 × 2.5 cm (20 5/8 × 3 1/2 × 1 in.)

Credit Line

Through prior acquisitions of Mr. and Mrs. Dave Chapman, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Reed Armstrong, and the Robert A. Waller Fund

Reference Number

1997.362.1

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