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Oblong stamp or seal

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Oblong stamp or seal

Culture Group: Aztec
Culture: Aztec
Date: 1300–1500
Medium: Ceramic
Dimensions:
3 7/16 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches (8.7 x 3.8 x 3.2 cm)
Classification: Decorative Art
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hart
Label Text:Flat stamps were used to impress motifs in soft material such as clay and to stamp motifs on cloth, paper and human bodies. These stamps render popular designs that include animal images and repeat geometric forms.
Object number: 1984.16.6
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