Architectural Ornament
Date 600-900
Artist:Unknown
Dimensions Overall: 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (16.5 x 11.4 cm)
Medium Ceramic | Paint
Credit Line Gift of Edwin Pearlman
Description Modeled finial, broken from larger structure, in form of head of Choc, the Rain God. Fan headdress is painted orange, bow and face are blue, eyes and fangs are painted white. This was a handle for a blood letting instrument like an urn.
Object Number 84.356