Jan 6, 2011
Jan 6, 2011

Figure Fragment

Figure Fragment

c. 900–400 BC

Greenstone

Overall: 27.7 x 13.4 x 5.5 cm (10 7/8 x 5 1/4 x 2 3/16 in.)

The Norweb Collection 1949.556

Location

Did you know?

In ancient Mesoamerica, greenstone was more valuable than gold.

See also
Collection: 
AA - Mesoamerica
Department: 
Art of the Americas
Type of artwork: 
Jade
Medium: 
Greenstone
Credit line: 
The Norweb Collection

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