Arts of the Americas
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 15/16 x 1 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. (4.9 x 3.2 x 7 cm) (show scale)
Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
Incised stamp in the shape of a bird, possibly a quetzal. Trapezoidal handle on the back. Used for transferring designs. Writing on the back: "Xochi quetzal."
Aztec. Stamp, 1440-1521. Ceramic, 1 15/16 x 1 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. (4.9 x 3.2 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 39.123.86. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.39.123.86.jpg)
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