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reproduction figure of an Aztec priest-king
  • Robert H. Kingman
  • reproduction figure of an Aztec priest-king, late 1900s–1984
  • Where object was made: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • stone, carving, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 x 5.5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 3/4 x 2 1/8 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Betty W. Alderson
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6310
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The standing figure is on a rectangular base. There are large extensions or decorations on the ear. The proper left hand is at the hip and the proper right hand is at the shoulder. There is very little detail except for three chevrons on the front of the skirt-like garment.