Museum Details

Name:Princeton University Art Museum
Street Address:Princeton University, Mc Cormick Hall
State:New Jersey
Country:United States
Staff Contacts:Dir: Susan M. Taylor: 609-258-2870; Cur (Peter Jay Sharp Cur & Lecturer in Art of the Ancient Americas); Assistant Curator: Bryan R. Just 609-258-8805
Quality of Online Info:Good: Staff directory; Overview of collection; Highlights of art objects
Focus:PRE-COLUMBIAN ART: Jaina figurines and other pre-Columbian sculpture, jewelry, and costume; Highlights: Hauberg Stela, Jaina figure, and a vase, entitled, "Palace Scene with Beheading"
Source:Grube, Nikolai, ed. Maya: Divine Kings of the Rain Forest. Cologne: Konemann, 2000. 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. 791. U of Utah Libraries.