Mirror-Bearer, 6th century (Classic Maya), wood and red hematite, 35.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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This work at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

James Doyle, “Ancient Maya Sculpture” on The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

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Cite this page as: Dr. James Doyle and Dr. Beth Harris, "Mirror-Bearer," in Smarthistory, February 7, 2017, accessed December 8, 2023, https://smarthistory.org/mirror-bearer/.