Coiled Serpent Artist: Unknown

Medium

Basalt

Dimensions

11 3/4 in. (29.85 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil. 1974

Accession Number

2018.12.31

Geography
Culture
Period

Late Postclassic Period

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

ex-collection, Daniel M. Friedenberg, Greenwich, CT acquired prior to 1986.
Acquired from Sotheby's, New York, May 15, 2003, lot 310
Bibliography
  • Sotheby's, New York, Arts of Africa, Oceania and The Americas, sale cat. (May 15, 2003), 197, no. 310
  • Hasso Von Winning, The John-Platt Collection of Pre-Columbian Art (Charlottesville, Va.: University of Virginia, 1986), 65, fig. 121
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Additional information

Object/Work type

animal art, sculptures

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