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Maskette

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Artist Unknown (Maya)

Date

550-900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Maskette, Artist Unknown (Maya)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Jade (Do Not Use) | Jade
Size: 4 x 3 1/2 x 2 in. (10.16 x 8.89 x 5.08 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Guatemala, Yucatan region
Culture: Maya, Central America, Guatemala, Yucatan region
Style: 6th-10th century
Physical Description: oval face with large nose and long ears, dimple on chin; one hole at bottom of each ear; one hole at top and bottom of each side; dark green in color with brown on PL side of nose at bottom and PR upper forehead
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Putnam Dana McMillan Fund
Accession Number: 2004.104.1
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009