Human Head Emerging from Monster Jaws

Human Head Emerging from Monster Jaws

Made By: Maya

Date: Late Classic, 600-900 CE
Excavated:Corozal, Belize
Dimensions:
Overall: 23 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 18 in. (59.1 x 21.6 x 45.7 cm)
Classification: AMERINDIAN
Credit Line: Interdepartmental transfer from the Lyceum of Natural History, Williams College
Object number: 1870.1.2
Descriptiontenon
Terms
  • monster
  • head
  • jaws
  • architectural elements
  • tenon
On view
In Collection(s)
Exhibitions:The Seeds of Divinity
Not Set in Stone: Architectural Fragments from the Collection