Anthropomorphic Mace Head

Anthropomorphic Mace Head

AD 1-500
Culture
Greater Nicoya
Locale
Nandayure, Guanacaste
Country
Costa Rica
Object
mace head
Medium
Fashioned from fractured quartzite.
Accession Number
1994.642
Credit Line
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
. Anthropomorphic Mace Head. AD 1-500. Fashioned from fractured quartzite.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1994.642.
Dimensions
height: 4 3/4 in, 12.0650 cm; width: 3 7/8 in, 9.8425 cm; length: 6 in, 15.2400 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Known Provenance
Loaned 1973 and 1993 by Frederick and Jan Mayer of Denver, CO, to the Denver Art Museum; gifted 31 December 1995 by Frederick and Jan Mayer to the Denver Art Museum. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.

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