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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Ornament in the Shape of a Bird

A.D. 900–1521

jadeite or other greenstone

3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.354
Geography: 
Guatemala
Culture: 
Guatemala
Period: 
Early to Late Postclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
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.