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Anthropomorphic Hacha with a Bird Headdress

ca. A.D. 600–900

Volcanic rock with traces of pigment

H. 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)
Gift of the Olsen Foundation
1958.15.23
Culture: 
Mexico, Veracruz
Period: 
Late Classic period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
On view*
Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 316, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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