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Cholula-style female figure representing the corn goddess and holding the sun's rays  (Sculpture)  "AD 1350-1521"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1350-1521

Materials:

Pottery, paint

Techniques:

Modeled, painted

Dimensions:

33 x 18 x 18 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central America, Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture), Mesoamerica, Mexica (Aztec) (archaeological culture), Native Americans, Northern Mesoamerica

Site Name:

Cave

State:

Puebla State

Country:

Mexico

Collection History:

Collection history unknown, but said to have been found in a cave with 23/6187; purchased by Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Sackler from the Stolper Galleries (New York), either for their own collection or for MAI; donated to MAI by the Sacklers in 1965.

Source ID:

NMAI_251543

Catalog Number:

23/6188

Album Name:

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