Detail View: The AMICA Library: Stone of the Five Suns

AMICA ID: 
AIC_.1990.21
AMICA Library Year: 
1998
Object Type: 
Sculpture
Creator Nationality: 
North American; Central American; Mesoamerican; Aztec
Creator Dates/Places: 
Mexico, Valley of Mexico North and Central America,Central America,Mexico
Creator Name-CRT: 
Aztec Culture
Title: 
Coronation Stone of Moctezuma II ('Stone of the Five Suns')
Title: 
Stone of the Five Suns
Title Type: 
preferred
Title Type: 
alternate
View: 
top view
Creation Date: 
c.1503
Creation Start Date: 
1498
Creation End Date: 
1508
Materials and Techniques: 
Basalt
Classification Term: 
Stone
Classification Term: 
Architectural Fragment
Creation Place: 
North and Central America,Central America,Mexico
Dimensions: 
55.9 x 66 x 22.9 cm.
AMICA Contributor: 
The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: 
Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 
1990.21
Credit Line: 
The Art Institute of Chicago, Major Acquisitions Fund
Rights: 
Related Image Identifier Link: 
AIC_.E21658.TIF