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Artist
Maya
Title
Eccentric Sculpture of a Serpent
Date
600–1000 AD
Medium
Obsidian
Dimensions
11 × 3 1/4 × 1/2 in. (27.9 × 8.3 × 1.3 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by the Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Accessions Endowment Fund

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
205M WIESS GALLERY
Accession Number
2017.245
Classification
Stone Carving, Shell & Ivory
Provenance

Possibly, [Willard Vine Clerk, Malden Bridge, NY] [1]; purchased by [André Emmerich, New York, by 1966] [1]; purchased by private collection, Europe, October 22, 1966; [Sotheby's, New York, Sale N09619, "Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas," May 15, 2017, Lot 63]; purchased by MFAH, 2017. [1] Emmerich catalog, no. M-49.