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Hacha

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Artist Unknown (Veracruz)

Date

600-900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
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Medium: Sculpture | Basalt
Size: 9 x 4 1/2 in. (22.86 x 11.43 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Mexico, Gulf Coast region, Veracruz
Culture: Veracruz, Central America, Mexico, Gulf Coast region
Style: 7th-10th century
Physical Description: Head, stone, 'Hacha' type, of hard greyish stone. Animal headress; ears pierced for rings. Mexican (Vera Cruz) cat. card dims H 9 x W 4-1/2'
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 44.6
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009