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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1962.200
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Obsidian Knife
Classification
Tools and Equipment
Work Type
tool/equipment
Date
10th century
Places
Creation Place: North America, Mexico, Teotihuacan
Culture
Mexican
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/228642
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Stone
Dimensions
13.02 cm (5 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of David T. Owsley
Accession Year
1962
Object Number
1962.200
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Slightly curved. Translucent. Pointed tips. Very sharp edges.

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