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Object Number:NA5896
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Lowland Maya
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Guatemala
Culture Area: Central American
Period: Late Classic
Date Made: 150-900 CE
Early Date: 150
Late Date: 900
Section:American
Materials:Jadeite
Iconography:Seated Man
Height: 6.8 cm
Width: 6 cm
Depth: 1.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Porforio Aguirre, 1917

Description

Carved plaque of a seated lord, made from a piece of two-tone jade.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition
Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 182 Middle row, centerView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Mason, John A. 1943. "The Maya: American Collections: The Ancient Civilizations of Middle America". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 10. no. 1-2. pg. 27-41 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29, fig. 19View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Mason, John A. 1927. "Native American Jades". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 18. no. 1. pg. 47-73 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 59View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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