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MAYA culture

MAYA culture


Artist's cultural association:
MAYA culture
Mexico / Guatemala / Honduras
Jadeite head in a limestone box 550-900AD Place made: Tonina, Chiapas, Mexico
Creation Notes: Late Classic Maya
Materials & Technique: sculptures, ceremonial objects, jadeite, limestone carving, grinding and polishing

Dimensions: head 22.0 h x 15.5 w x 10.0 d cm box 24.5 h x 17.4 w x 6.8 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1297.A-B