Museum Details

Name:The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Street Address:1000 Fifth Av at 82nd St
City:New York
State:New York
Country:United States
Staff Contacts:Dir: Philippe de Montebello; Pres: David McKinney; Cur (Arts of Africa, Oceania, Amer) : Julie Jones
Quality of Online Info:
Focus:painted and relief-ornamented ceramic vessels, jade and shell jewelry, stone sculptures; Highlights: Stela 5 from Piedras Negras and a relief column; others: wooden sculputre of sitting dignitary
Source:Grube, Nikolai, ed. Maya: Divine Kings of the Rain Forest. Cologne: Konemann, 2000. 452, 455. Schulze, Marco and Boris Eggers, eds. Museums of the World. 11th Rev. and Enl. ed. Volume 2. Handbook of International Documentation and Information Series. Volume 16. Muchen: K.G. Saur, 2004. 775. U of Utah Libraries.