Mexico, Mezcala

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Description

Temple with standing figure
700 BCE-650 CE
Stone
8 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 7/8" OVERALL
Flattened stone; carved temple on front side with figure standing at top of stairs between pillars; given its reduced size, temple was used for either symbolic purposes or utilitarian functions.

Date

700 BCE-650 CE

Creator

Mexico, Mezcala

Source

Caroline Tarbell Tupper Collection of Pre-Columbian Art

Identifier

2019.010.001

Citation

Mexico, Mezcala, “Mexico, Mezcala,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed September 25, 2022, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/16422.