Example 83: Inca ax

[Note: This example illustrates CCO creator display option 1 for unknown creators (CCO page 92). In this example, the “Creator” field is linked to a Name Authority record for unknown Inca.]

Work Record
Class [controlled]: • sculpture • Pre-Columbian art
*Work Type [link]: • hacha
*Title: Hacha (Ceremonial Ax)
*Creator Display: unknown Inca
*Role [link]: sculptor   [link]: unknown Inca
*Creation Date: Late Classic Veracruz [controlled]: Earliest: 0600 • Latest: 0900
*Subject [links]: • religion and mythology • human figure • face • game • sacrifice • ceremonial object • Inca ballgame
Style [link]: Late Classic Veracruz
Culture [link]: Veracruz
*Current Location [link]: Dumbarton Oaks (Washington, District of Columbia, United States)  • ID: B-38.VCS
Creation Location [link]: Veracruz (Mexico)
*Measurements: 35 x 22.2 cm (height) (13 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
[controlled]: • Value: 35 Unit: cm Type: height |  • Value: 22.2 Unit: cm Type: width
*Materials and Techniques: marble
Material [links]: • marble
Description: The hacha had ritualistic significance and likely served as an actual ballcourt marker.

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