Ear Ornament or Spindle Whorl with Modeled Design

A work made of ceramic.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of ceramic.

Date:

A.D. 1450/1521

Artist:

Aztec (Mexica)
Valley of Mexico, Mexico

About this artwork

Currently Off View

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Aztec (Mexica)

Title

Ear Ornament or Spindle Whorl with Modeled Design

Origin

Valley of Mexico

Date

1450–1700

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

1.3 x 2.4 cm (1/2 x 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. A. Coonley Ward

Reference Number

1907.216

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email .

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share