Carving

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Culture/People
probably Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)
MAI agent
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935
Previous owner
Fred Budde (Fred Budde), Non-Indian
Possible collector
Fred Budde (Fred Budde), Non-Indian
Object Name
Carving
Media/Materials
Scoria
Techniques
Carved, drilled
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Monte Vista, Río Ulúa valley; San Manuel Municipality; Cortés Department; Honduras
Date created
AD 900–1550 (Post-Classic period)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; probably collected by Fred Budde (possibly Fred W. Budde, born ca. 1869, a German miner working in Honduras); given to Marshall H. Saville (1867-1935, MAI staff member) in 1915 during fieldwork in Honduras sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
4/3770
Barcode
043770.000
See related items
Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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