Architectural Element from Quirigua

Unidentified Maya maker

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about 810

Sandstone

Overall: 9 3/8 × 5 9/16 × 8 1/4 in. (23.8 × 14.2 × 21 cm)

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

38.12.5537

Geography

Place Made: Quiriguá, Guatemala, Central America

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Building Component

Research Area

Americas

Not on view

Course History

ARTH 7, Learning from Dartmouth: Lessons in Visual Culture, Marlene Heck, Winter 2013

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.

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