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BELL
MEXICAN & CENTRAL AMERICAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTION
 
Catalog No: 30.3/ 2304
Culture: MIXTEC
Locale: VERACRUZ, NEAR OAXACAN BORDER, ONE HOUR FROM PLAZA VICENTE
Country: MEXICO
Period: POSTCLASSIC, circa A.D. 1200 - 1520
Material: METAL (GOLD)
Dimensions: H:5 L:4 W:2 (in CM)
Technique: LOST-WAX
Subject: XOLOTL (?) WITH ATLATL AND SHIELD, EHECATL WARRIOR?
Acquisition Year: 1988 [GIFT]
Donor: ERNEST ERICKSON FOUNDATION, INC.
Keywords: BELL
Category: SOUND DEVICES
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Exhibition History:
GOLD AMNH, NEW YORK, NY. August 2006
Exhibition Label: Gold bell. Mixtec/Aztec. Vera Cruz, Mexico. c. 1200–1521.
THE AZTEC EMPIRE SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, NEW YORK, NY. October 2004 - February 2005


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