• Culture/People:

    probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Puebla-style labret in the form of a snake's head

  • Date created:

    AD 900-1521

  • Place:

    Ejutla District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico

  • Media/Materials:

    Gold

  • Techniques:

    Cast

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1931.

  • Dimensions:

    10 x 5.3 x 3 cm

  • Catalog number:

    18/756

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