Head of a Jaguar

Unidentified Maya maker

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Pre-Columbian

Black terracotta

Overall: 5 11/16 × 4 15/16 × 5 in. (14.5 × 12.6 × 12.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Victor M. Cutter, Class of 1903W

38.12.5533

Geography/Culture

Central America, Guatemala

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Provenance

From Quiriguá, Guatemala; collected by Victor Macomber Cutter (1881-1952), early 1900‘s; lent to present collection, 1938-1953; bequeathed to Florence deJongh Cutter (1885-1957),1953; given to present collection, 1953.

Old Number

Collector‘s No. G1

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