Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Ground, polished, drilled
22.9 x 1.6 cm
Tenochtitlan; Federal District; Mexico (inferred)
Valley of Mexico
AD 1150–1521 (Late Post-Classic period)
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Leo Stein (1872-1947, renowned art collector and brother of Gertrude Stein); purchased by MAI from Leo Stein in 1928 using funds donated by Thea (Mrs. George) Heye.