Yoke (ball-game accessory)

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Culture/People
probably Veracruz/Gulf Coast (archaeological culture) (attributed); probably used by Native people in the Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico region
MAI agent
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957
Object Name
Yoke (ball-game accessory)
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Carved, polished
Dimensions
40 x 13 x 40 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas
Valley of Mexico
Date created
AD 600–1000 (Classic period)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in Mexico in 1910.
Catalog Number
2/8212
Barcode
028212.000
See related items
Veracruz/Gulf Coast (archaeological culture)
Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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