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Ear Ornament or Spindle Whorl with Modeled Frog Motifs

A work made of ceramic.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic.

Date:

A.D. 1450/1521

Artist:

Aztec (Mexica)
Valley of Mexico, Mexico

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Culture

Aztec (Mexica)

Title

Ear Ornament or Spindle Whorl with Modeled Frog Motifs

Place

Valley of Mexico (Object made in)

Date

1450–1521

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

1 × 3 cm (3/8 × 1 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. A. Coonley Ward

Reference Number

1907.213

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