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Carved Shell Depicting the Profile Face of Diety (Broken)

A work made of shell.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of shell.

Date:

A.D. 250/900

Artist:

Maya
Mexico or Guatmala

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Arts of the Americas

Culture

Maya

Title

Carved Shell Depicting the Profile Face of Diety (Broken)

Origin

Mexico

Date

250 CE–900 CE

Medium

Shell

Dimensions

H. 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Alsdorf Foundation

Reference Number

1967.603

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